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BP Oil Spill Aftermath: Eyeless Shrimp, Clawless Crabs and Fish with Oozing Sores

How bad is it?
The effect that the oil spill and its reckless cleanup has on sea
life is frightening, damning and sad. Here's a list of deformities that
Al Jazeera found in its report:
[list]

  • Shrimp with tumors on their heads
  • Shrimp with defects on their gills and "shells missing around their gills and head"
  • Shrimp without eyes
  • Shrimp with babies still attached to them
  • Eyeless fish
  • Fish without eye-sockets
  • Fish without covers on their gills
  • Fish with large pink masses hanging off their eyes and gills
  • Crates of blue crabs, all of which were lacking at least one claw
  • Crabs with holes in their shells
  • Crabs with shells that have no spikes or claws or misshapen claws
  • Crabs that are dying from within

  • The fishermen, scientists, and seafood processors who talked to Al
    Jazeera are all in unison: They've never seen this bef

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    Added: Apr-18-2012 
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