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Gulf Coast Stories: Oil, Chemicals, and Illness Part 1





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Uploaded on Jun 4, 2011

Be sure to watch Part 2! Former commercial bait fisherman Joey Yerkes discusses his experience working on BP's oil disaster clean up and the serious health impacts he has encountered. Additional discussions with Kindra Arnesen, Donny Mastler, and John Gooding.

The interview with fisherman Joey Yerkes and former VOO worker John Gooding was filmed and edited by Bo Boudart of Beau Monde Images. Other footage was obtained through public domain via youtube. We would like to acknowledge Jerry Cope, John Wathen, National Geographic, PBS' Need To Know, NRDC, Democracy Now, and others whose footage appears. For more information please visit

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