Pelicans Roost at Oil Spill "Ground Zero"

Pelicans Roost at oil spill "ground zero" two years later.
James Morris, University of South Carolina

Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, brown pelicans roost on a mangrove island at the spill's "ground zero," said James Morris of the University of South Carolina. "The impact to this island was great. The recovery is impressive."

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