BP Disaster: Oil reaches Louisiana marshlands


Photo from Louisiana Gov. Jindal's tour of the environmental devastation in coastal marshlands caused by the BP oil disaster. As a friend said, this thing isn't a "spill," it's a fossil-fuel Chernobyl, unfolding in slow motion, thousands of gallons a day.

(Louisiana Gov.'s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, via Clayton Cubitt)