June 17, 2024



Huge oil spills caused by Hurricane Ida are still leaking into the Gulf of Mexico


By Ruth Wright with APTN

A major oil spill caused by Hurricane Ida is being cleaned up in the Gulf of Mexico. The spill is estimated to be 19km long and is just one of dozens of environmental disasters resulting from the hurricane.

All of the these disasters are in Louisiana and the Gulf of Mexico, a major centre for the US oil and gas industry.

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