some pictures of the oil spill

on Day #4 – with a picture of the Spanish Plaza fountain included for good measure – I was surprised to see it turned on

Note the logo on the truck – ES&H appears to be the company in charge of the clean up – all their equipment was blocking the ramp to the Algiers Ferry

It still smelled bad along the river – the Riverwalk’s outside promenade was closed to pedestrians cause there was a lot of heavy equipment along the walkway for cleanup

Pretty sad that the local media reports that most of the spill will wind up in the wetlands.

~ by maringouin on Monday, July 28, 2008.

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  1. […] who described the spill as “medium” in size. Last July, a collision with a tank ship caused an oil barge to spill more than 280,000 gallons of fuel oil into the Mississippi […]

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