Originally Posted by sistagoldenhair
Even if the leak is stoped tomorrow, the impact it will have will be long lasting - they have already closed some beach resorts in the lower Parishes...not to mention fishing. People are loosing money everyday.
Yes, some beaches may be closed, but more beaches are open than are closed. Yes, some people are losing money everyday - some of those are losing money because of untrue rumors scaring their business away.
Yes, some areas are closed to fishing - but they have opened some oyster beds that were previously closed.