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Gulf Oil Spill and Hurricane Season

Hurricane Rita in the Gulf of Mexico in 2005. (Photo courtesy of Jeff Schmaltz, NASA/GSFC )

Hurricane season starts soon. Experts predict an active season with four "major" hurricanes. What happens if a storm hits while there's still an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico? Tanya Ott reports.

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Producer: Tanya Ott
Release Date: May 14, 2010
Running Time: :49

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