NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 04, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Connie Chung
(Galveston, Texas) Status of oil spill along Texas beaches examined; slick recalled stemming from tanker grounded off Louisiana coast. Films shown. [Cynthia DePRIS - explains cutting short vacation.] [Park supervisor Joe COCHRAN - fears serious econ. impact.] Efforts to protect environmental areas and fishing regions discussed. [Fisherman Oscar MEYERS - is fatalistic.] [Aquatic show OFFICIAL - fears more oil-soaked birds.]
REPORTER: David Hazinski
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