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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / Tuna #976586

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 21, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Off the coast of Ocean Springs, Mississippi: Jeff Corwin) The threat to bluefin tuna from the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico featured; scenes shown from charter boat captain Greg Sears’s boat off Scituate, Massachusetts; map shown of bluefin migration. [University of Southern Mississippi Bruce COMYNS†- says if spawning grounds are compromised there could be detrimental effects.] [University Massachusetts at Amherst Molly LUTCAVAGE†- says if eggs and larvae encounter oil, they’re going to die.]

Williams, Brian;
Corwin, Jeff

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