Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Environmental Slideshows

As this disastrous BP oil spill continues to worsen, I wanted to post a link to two recent photo slideshows: 

Disaster Unfolds Slowly in the Gulf of Mexico
Chronicling the disaster and impact of the BP oil spill.

Both photos (c) AP Photo/Gerald Herbert

Included in this gallery are aerial photos illustrating the extent of the spill, as well as horrific shots of oil-soaked pelicans getting bathed by cleanup workers.  Another article, posted on the front page of today, discusses the potential threat to Kemp's ridley sea turtle No. 15, currently living on Padre Island.
(c) REUTERS/Hans Deryk
(c) John Moore/Getty Images

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