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Scientist Riki Ott Speaks Out on the Gulf: ‘It’s Not Over’

Interviewed on the sixth-month anniversary of the BP oil disaster, the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history, Scientist Riki Ott talks about her firsthand experiences from seeing the devastating effects of the Exxon Valdex oil disaster and the catastrophe in the Gulf. Dr. Ott spent five of the past six months traveling back and forth…

Dr. Riki Ott Speaks Out at Orange Beach Public Health Forum

The Public Needs to Get Involved for the Truth to Come Out by Glynn Wilson ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — While the tourists were wandering around looking at the arts and crafts, listening to the music and munching on an array of grub Saturday at the National Shrimp Festival in Gulf Shores, another group of folks…

Thousands of People Along the Gulf Coast Suffer ‘BP Crud’

The Untold Story of Human Health Effects From BP’s Oil Disaster Editor’s Note: The Washington Post was given an opportunity for first, exclusive rights to publish this story Tuesday, but took a pass “because of the complicated nature of this story and our concerns that it’s too early to judge the real health effects.” Due…