Gulf Oil Spill Spreads, Damaging Economies, Nature, And Way Of Life

Keywords

Workers lay out new lines of boom along a pier on June 14, 2010 in... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Bestof,Broken,Containment Boom,Day,Deepwater Horizon,Economy,Environmental Issues,Flowing,Government,Gulf Shores,Gulf of Mexico,Horizontal,Industry,Lying Down,Occupation,Oil,Oil Spill,Pier,Pollution,Scientist,Topics,Topix,USA,Water PollutionPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2010 Getty ImagesGULF SHORES, AL - JUNE 14: Workers lay out new lines of boom along a pier on June 14, 2010 in Gulf Shores, Alabama. U.S. government scientists have estimated that the flow rate of oil gushing out of the ruptured Deepwater Horizon oil well in Gulf of Mexico may be as high 40,000 barrels per day. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)