Oil Has Moved Past The Shore And Contaminated A Louisiana Lake

Oil has penetrated the shoreline and contaminated Lake Pontchartrain, a 600-square-mile lake north of New Orleans, the AP reports. The lake was restored from abysmal pollution in the nineties, but could get a whole lot worse now.

Here’s a video from locals watching crude ripple through the lake (via Monkeyfister):

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