Very sad and not at all surprising – BP should be paying these fishermen in perpetuity until their livelihood comes back – which may not happen…
at least not in our lifetime – then of course there is the question of: would you want seafood from such a deeply polluted body of water?
If it’s true that oysters are aphrodisiacs, then BP has killed the mood.
Louisiana’s oyster season opened last week, but thanks to the mess that still lingers after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster, there aren’t many oysters around.
“We can’t find any production out there yet,” Brad Robin, a commercial fisherman and Louisiana Oyster Task Force member, told Al Jazeera. “There is no life out there.” Many of Louisiana’s oyster harvest areas are “dead or mostly dead,” he says.
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