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As well as blanket football coverage, itís been very hard to miss news about the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.  Estimates vary widely but itís thought that millions of gallons of oil have leaked into the ocean.  But what impact will this have on the local environment?  Dr. Robinson Fulweiler is a researcher at Boston University where she studies the wetland ecosystems such as those in Louisiana that are likely to bear the brunt of the oil damage...

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« Last Edit: 15/06/2010 18:00:31 by BenV »


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