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Animals Most Affected By Michigan Oil Spill? Turtles


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, turtles, oil spill )

Cher
- 3122 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
It's easy to figure out which species is the dominant one at a wildlife rehabilitation center set up in the aftermath of the summer oil spill in southern Michigan



   

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Carol H (229)
Thursday October 7, 2010, 10:45 am
what a shame, thanks for the update Cher
 

Pami W (177)
Thursday October 7, 2010, 10:45 am
Since this occured within a short drive of where I live I have wittnessed the impact on wildlife the commnunities and the vegetation along the river. Beavers have moved to small creeks to get away from the destruction that can still be seen along the banks of the Kalamazoo River and downstream.
 

Pami W (177)
Thursday October 7, 2010, 11:42 am
http://www.care2.com/greenliving/oiled-turtles-cleaned-with-mayonnaise.html
Jake Richardson posted this article on cleaning turtles. The link above.
Oiled Turtles Cleaned with Mayonnaise
posted by Jake Richardson Sep 27, 2010
In case any people living along the spill site may need to know.

 

. (0)
Thursday October 7, 2010, 3:05 pm
It's so sad, the animals who only want to live in peace are usually the most effected by man's incompetence.
 

Chavonne H (46)
Thursday October 7, 2010, 8:48 pm
what's with all these oils spills?
 

gail dair (0)
Friday October 8, 2010, 12:28 am
noted ty
 

Andrew Butt (84)
Friday October 8, 2010, 5:44 am
Sadly noted, it is high time that this industry was bought to justice for the appauling number of spills in history, they have probably killed more animals than everyone else put together. Time for an alternative fuel is long overdue.
 

kenneth m (52)
Friday October 8, 2010, 10:21 am
Save the turtles
 
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