Fish Are Sick Where BP’s Oil Spill Hit

Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, scientists are finding trouble in the oiled Gulf of Mexico: fish with lesions and evidence of contamination. But no link has been found between the sick fish and the oil spill. Photo Credit: USFWS/Southeast via Flickr.

Scientists: Fish Sick Where BP's Oil Spill Hit
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51 comments

Berty Jardine
Berty Jardine3 years ago

Sigh

J.L. A.
JL A.3 years ago

so sad

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.3 years ago

Well said, Sue!

Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W.3 years ago

very sad

Evelyn Mc M.
Evelyn M.3 years ago

Just COMMON SENSE

Fiona T.
Fi T.3 years ago

Please watch what we do to the nature and our own self

Val M.
Val M.3 years ago

Sad.

Ram Reddy
Ram Reddy3 years ago

Thanks

Sue H.
Sue H.4 years ago

Seems like a no brainer to me that fish that live in the area that was devastated get sick.

Danuta Watola
Danuta Watola4 years ago

Thanks for the great article.