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Caring for Injured Turtles

The Audubon Aquarium of New Orleans is cleaning turtles injured in the oil spill

By Abigayle Lista | August 27 , 2010

Kid Reporter Abi Lista talks to Jamie Mullinsof the Audubon Aquarium of New Orleans, Louisiana, about the 174 turtles currently being cared for at the aquarium and rehab center. The turtles were injured in the recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Press play to watch the video!



turtles being cleaned
 

GULF OIL SPILL RECOVERY SPECIAL REPORT

Kid Reporters investigate how the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is being cleaned up and how the spill has impacted the people, animals, and environment of the Gulf coast. Their reports — along with other useful resources — can be found in the Gulf Oil Spill Recovery Special Report.

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