Excerpt from One Expert Admits Overreaction to Gulf Oil Spill, Alabama Dept. of Conservation (a State Agency), August 13, 2010:
Dr. Bob Shipp (head of Marine Sciences at the University of South Alabama) thinks we're going to have a hit on the snapper population before they enter the harvest. What we're assuming right now is we're going to have a limited harvest in 2012, because the babies are getting hit with these toxics in our part of the Gulf."
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