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BP – Birds in Petro

Sep 17 2010 Published by under environment

Not to make light of this, but humor can be a defense mechanism. Actually, this makes me sick.

The US Fish and Wildlife Service will begin tracking the number of birds that have died as a result of the Gulf oil spill.

[From Mother Jones, via Twitter]

The updates can be found here, part of the USFWS site, which has a whole section devoted to their response to the oil spill.

I’m sure this is only the tip of the iceberg, in terms of overall damage to the Gulf ecosystem. And let us not forget the 11 workers who lost their lives in the accident.

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