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Compo battle rages over BP oil spill

Friday, 18 April 2014 06:30

Compo battle rages over BP oil spill

Friday, April 18 11:20:07

Four years after the Deepwater Horizon spill, oil is still washing up on the long sandy beaches of Grand Isle, Louisiana, and some islanders are fed up with hearing from BP that the crisis is over.

Jules Melancon, the last remaining oyster fisherman on an island dotted with colourful houses on stilts, says he has not found a single oyster alive in his leases in the area since the leak and relies on an onshore oyster nursery to make a living.

Published in BP Oil Spill
 

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