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Oil Spill Headlines - July 16, 2010

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-07-16

Duration: 00:01:51

Subjects: BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010 | OIL SPILLS | Disaster response and recovery | Gulf Of Mexico | Environment | Animals | Cousteau, Jean-Michel


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sreenivasan, Hari Speaker
  • Cousteau, Jean-Michel Speaker


This segment from the July 16, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the week’s headlines from the ongoing BP Oil Spill. These stories include an update on BP’s progress in capping the oil well and performing pressure tests, as well as oceanographer Jean-Michel Cousteau talking to the PBS NewsHour’s Hari Sreenivasan about his survey of the oil spill damage and its effect on marine life. Host: Charlie Whinham