Oil Spill Quote of the Day - Oceana USA
Home / Blog / Oil Spill Quote of the Day

2010-08-13 00:00:00

Oil Spill Quote of the Day

From CNN.com on Monday:

“We can see the beaches; we can see the dead animals; we can get a count on turtles and whales and all this stuff — and all of that is eye-level observation,” said [Ed] Overton, a professor emeritus at Louisiana State University and a veteran of oil-spill science.

“What we don’t know is what damage is done … to little creatures down below the surface — or just at the surface — that we never see.”