What the Oil Spill Means for Florida
Oil has been pouring into the Gulf of Mexico since an oil rig exploded last month. The rig was leased by BP, which has been trying to cap the well and stem the flow of petroleum. Meanwhile, Gulf Coast communities are watching and waiting to see what impact the spill will have on their beaches and their economies. We’ll assess the threat to Florida and talk about the ocean currents that will determine where the oil goes.
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