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The Daily Spill: Bird Recovery


“We grabbed the birds, check them for oil in their mouths and eyes. If they’re unable to fly we take them to the recovery center.” We’re very excited to have cartoonist Shannon Wheeler with us on this project as he’s working on documenting the whole project through drawings and cartooning. We’ll be featuring some of [...]

BP Took Our Arms, The Government Is Taking Our Legs


We’re approaching the part of Louisaina where land and water become indistinct. South of New Orleans, approaching Grand Isle, we’re driving a series of elevated roadways and bridges, traversing a mammoth, venerable estuary the likes of which I’ve never seen. The likes of which I never knew existed. This area serves as a natural buffer [...]