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Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak: A Month in Photos

Rings of Booms

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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

Rings of Booms

Two concentric rings of oil booms encircle one of the New Harbor Islands in the Gulf of Mexico on May 11.