GPS off Chandeleur islands

Thanks to Jim Smith at UptownAngler.com and Spencer Moss at FishingGuidesWorld.com for getting us on a boat.

 

On Sunday, Stewart Long, Shannon and Mariko from Louisiana Bucket Brigade, and several other volunteers made it to the Chandeleur islands on a boat and in 9mph winds were able to image the slick making its way through the island chain. There appeared to be no booms in place.

 

The location is around:

 

Read more and follow our effort at grassrootsmapping.org

 

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Complete data is available at: grassrootsmapping.org/gulf-oil-spill

 

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Taken on May 9, 2009