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Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak: A Month in Photos

Readying Boom

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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

Readying Boom

A clean-up worker set up protective booms beside fragile wetlands near Venice, La., on April 29, before the oil slick hit land.