Phoebe Allens

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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird185 viewsTar Ball removal teams prowl the beach !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird123 viewsEPA vehicle !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird74 viewsEnvironmental Protection Agency vehicle with logo -- there were many such cars and trucks on roads !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird155 viewsOne of many sensational billboards -- anger and fear apparent !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird102 viewsSigns tell tales of impact !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird89 viewsLaw Enforcement on constant patrol !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird86 viewsHeadlines tell a story !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird114 viewsBeach boys scurry to rake tar balls amidst bathers !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird93 viewsPelicans skim the water hunting for food as Hurricane Alex moves through the Southern Gulf of Mexico and brings in the rain to the beaches !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird103 viewsMockingbird surveys the scene !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird119 viewsSign in window of business -- many businesses are desperate for customers !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird98 viewsWorkmen down the beach erect "camps" -- porto-potties and tents ! They work 20 minute shifts / rest 40 minutes !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird124 viewsTar balls -- from pea-sized to palm-sized ! Very nasty !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird211 viewsJune 27th Tar Balls on beach !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird71 viewsAnother sign with more tar ball information !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird125 viewsUnusual tidal pool in front of the hotel resort !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird106 viewsSand Crab hole with tracks ! Normally, there are hundreds in this section of undisturbed beach -- ! The trucks have disturbed the ecosystem -- and I found many small crabs washing ashore in this stretch of beach, which was highly unusual !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird80 viewsTruck tire marks on pristine beach perilously close to turtle nest ! Never before have trucks driven these beaches !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird109 viewsTurtle nest marked - !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird113 viewsThis turtle nest was marked off the day after I arrived. They typically nest on the pristine beaches in this area. The locals report that nesting is down, and the turtles aren't being seen in typical numbers !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird123 viewsBusinesses everywhere trying to encourage tourism amidst scare !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird104 viewsDaily return of fishing fleets back across their routes ! Some with bait fish, and some with oil !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird111 viewsContractors amidst bathers !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird73 viewsContractors had plastic gloves and bags !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird74 viewsPrivate contractors out of Panama City, FL hired and assigned to walk designated beach sections and pick up tar balls -- this happened all day long !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird105 viewsLoading hay barrier and tar collected !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird59 viewsWork crews with Pelicans flying above !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird64 viewsWork Crews -- !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird86 viewsConstant trucks on the beaches -- never before this disaster !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird58 viewsFleet of Fishing Boats on their morning pass every day from Pensacola to Panama City -- they bait fished far from home since Pensacola fishing grounds were now impacted. These fleets were also used by BP to skim if they saw oil !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird89 viewsBeach Security personnel handed these to beach goers coming off the beach onto hotel property. Feet had to be examined by Security and hosed off and/or scrubbed !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird77 viewsSigns like this were in our hotel resort beach buildings !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird82 viewsBlack netting "fence" was put up on Wednesday, June 23rd, the first day the tar balls washed ashore in SanDestin, FL !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird83 viewsPartial tar ball protective "fencing" remaining before removal !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird153 viewsView of work being performed !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird73 viewsContinuing to remove barriers !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird78 viewsWork crews creating tar ball barriers on the beach in SanDestin remove the protective hay and fencing !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird78 viewsPelicans flying free !Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird96 viewsSign on established beach restaurant in Ft. Walton Beach, FL -- all businesses were hurting ! Jul 10, 2010
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June 2010 -- Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (Pensacola to SanDestin, FL) -- Hummbird138 viewsEcocide in the Gulf of Mexico Jul 10, 2010
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