Is Gulf Oil Sitting on the Ocean Floor?, ABC News, September 13, 2010:
[Professor in the Department of Marine Sciences at the University of Georgia, Samantha Joye] says they found a field of oil two inches thick, spreading as far as 70 miles from wellhead:
"We're finding it everywhere that we looked."...
"There's nothing living in these cores except bacteria. I've yet to see a living shrimp, a living worm, nothing."