Day-trip to Grand Isle

June 17th, 2010 | 1 Comment
Gulf of Mexico Oil Blow-Out, News

Text and photos by Carl Safina

After flying to the site of the blowout, I drove to Grand Isle, Louisiana. Everywhere across the extensive marshes, in any sweep of view, tools of the oil industry pierced the skyline.


Oil has hit heavily here.




And the residents are not happy.







Who can blame them?

One Response to “Day-trip to Grand Isle”

  1. Suzanne says:

    Hey, Carl.
    Thanks for your continued reporting. I’m speaking to some local activists tonight, and will use your stuff and refer to your blog and website. SDPB is covering. I’ll send you link to the radio program once it airs. No degrees of separation. The Gulf of Mexico used to be here. SI

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