Photos: Oil in Ocean Springs, Oil Spill Action (Blog of attorney Stuart H. Smith), August 25, 2010:
Images taken Aug. 21 in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
... [A]uthorities have re-opened grounds for fishing, crabbing and shrimping.
... [T]he beach was covered with oil, sheen and dispersant foam.
This is not surprising since we saw a huge thick blanket of the sheen and dispersant floating in the channel leading out to Horn Island on our recent sampling trip Aug. 8. ...
Ocean Springs is populated and is home to many professional shrimpers, fishermen and crabbers whose lives have been turned upside down by the spill.