Lingering effects of the oil spill: More testing should be done, Anniston Star, January 24, 2011:
Did anyone really believe that once Gulf Coast beaches were cleaned and the water was clear that everything would be like it used to be? Did anyone really believe all that oil would somehow just dissipate and disappear, and that living creatures — including humans — would not be affected?
We may have hoped so, but did we really believe? Doubtful.
That’s why there is no surprise that a recently released study by the Louisiana Environmental Action Network (LEAN) has raised concerns about the long-term effects the oil spill is having on the health of Gulf Coast residents.
Read report here.