100904-G-9409H-073-Division 10 boom pick-up
VENICE, La. -- Tha Hua, a contract worker for the Deepwater Horizon response cleanup, stands in front of a work boat that is collecting oiled sorbent boom, in Plaquemines Parish, Sept. 4, 2010. Hua invented the "boom eater," a machine that reels in sorbent boom and allows for more a efficient cleanup process and time management. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Angela Henderson.