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Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak: A Month in Photos

Oil-Stained Bay

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Battling the BlazeOil SlickReadying BoomBird Rescue CenterOiled PelicanDropping DispersantsRings of BoomsAn Oily GooThe View from SpaceCleanup WorkerCrab and OilCleanup CrewShovelling the BeachOil-Stained Bay

Oil-Stained Bay

Oil stains line an island in the Barataria Bay on Louisiana's Gulf Coast, on May 24. The island is home to thousands of birds including brown pelicans, egrets and roseate spoonbills.