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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / Turtles #970153

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 11, 2010
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(Studio: Lester Holt) BP's latest bold attempt to curtail the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico on Day 83 introduced.

(Venice, Louisiana: Anne Thompson) The work to re-cap the spewing well featured; underwater video of the operation & the ships at sea burning off the oil shown. [Voice of BP vice president Kent WELLS†- comments on the activity being undertaken & capturing the oil flow.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Gulf Shores, Alabama: Jeff Corwin) A first hand look at efforts to save a population of sea turtles presented; scenes shown from the Gulf of Mexico & the treatment of the surviving endangered turtles. [Louisiana Wildlife & Fisheries Mandy TUMLIN†- comments on saving the turtles.]

(Studio: Lester Holt) An interview held with claims compensation administrator Ken Feinberg† about the claims process. [FEINBERG - outlines what people should do.]

Holt, Lester;
Thompson, Anne;
Corwin, Jeff

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