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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Rig Explosion / Spill #963992

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 25, 2010
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Robert, Louisiana: Anne Thompson) The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico from a leak in the oil rig that exploded & sank updated; scenes shown from the gulf water; details given about the two strategies for dealing with the oil flow & the importance of the wetlands. [British Petroleum Doug SUTTLES†- assesses the oil leak.] [Tulane University professor Luann WHITE†- asks if they can keep the spill from reaching shore.] [Oceana's Beth LOWELL†- talks about the marine environment & coastal communities.] [Retired Adm. Denny McGINN††- talks about oil sustainability.]

Holt, Lester;
Thompson, Anne

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