Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

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Oil Slick Impacts

Reports continue to roll in regarding wildlife killed or damaged by the BP oil slick and toxic dispersants.  This one features red snapper.  *sigh*  I like  red snapper.  But I'm getting reluctant to eat any seafood unless it explicitly says where it comes from, and is not from Gulf waters.  The oceans are filthy in general, but that part is just intolerable.

Tags: environment, food, nature, news, wildlife

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