Corals and associated animals living with them in the vicinity of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill (within 11 kilometers) as captured by a time-lapse camera image.

Corals and associated animals living with them in the vicinity of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill (within 11 kilometers) as captured by a time-lapse camera image. Image courtesy of Chuck Fisher and T. Shank, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

 

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