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Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak: A Month in Photos

Dropping Dispersants

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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

Dropping Dispersants

A U.S. Air Force plane drops an oil-dispersing chemical into the Gulf of Mexico on May 5. Members of the 910th Airlift Wing, from Youngstown-Warren Air Reserve Station in Ohio, are in Mississippi to assist with the oil spill response.