BP clean-up crews still scouring the beach for tar balls, WLOX, November 17, 2010:
As for BP's assessment of the ongoing beach clean-up, [BP media spokesman Ray Melick] says progress is evident.
"I think it's going well. I mean, we do have the crews out here picking up tar balls and tar mats. Mostly the stuff that's on the surface that may wash up as current and weather conditions change, we'll see more coming up," he explained.