Snorkeler encounters submerged oil just offshore — “Proof oil is buried” near coast (VIDEO)


Underwater Oil off Baldwin County Coast, WKRG, September 20, 2010:

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Todd Farrar is on the hunt. Armed with snorkle gear, GPS coordinates and a shovel, he and his team head out in search of buried oil. ...

[T]hey are diving off the Fort Morgan peninsula between Kiva Dunes and the Plantation Resort. ...

It didn't take long to find what they were looking for. "See you got two different layers one there and one there, different storm events... The oil came over in higher tides and then when it is lowered and less wave action basically acted to catch the oil and make more mats."


WKRG.com News

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