July 7th, 2010| by: Sprague >>>
Just received these pictures today from Lauren Mills in Pensacola Beach. Sadly they show the Ft. Pickens area. It was just a few weeks ago that I uploaded pics and video of a beach under siege. These pictures show the end result. I...
June 24th, 2010| by: Sprague >>>
The first thing this morning I received an email from Donna Troy in Navarre, FL, part of where I was last week. I won’t add to her words as they speak loudly enough, “The Pensacola fishing pier (this morning) is slammed with oil and also the...
Yesterday I drove down and back to Grand Isle. I found what I was looking for and in some ways, I found more. This is the last blog for what has been a trip that I hope to repeat often, until this mess is at least heading in the right...
There IS hope to be found. Yes, the ruptured BP oil well is one of the world's worst man-made disasters, handled with absolute incompetence, indifference and greed from the designing stages up until now. But... if you scratch the surface you'll...
What once would be considered a casual pastime of watching a flock of seemingly carefree pelicans now triggers all new concerns and fears.
Grand Isle, Louisiana. The disaster has drastically altered the face of a once thriving area.
Grand Isle. Due to the extreme heat, between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. the oil liquefies and is impossible to move. They have to wait until after 5:00 for it to solidify enough to be able to handle.
Grand Isle, so many questions we have yet to address or even begin to think about.
A general overview of the beach on Grand Isle and what BP's oil spill has turned it into.
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