Thursday, May 20, 2010

Very, Very Modest

The universe is a pretty big place after all, so relatively speaking this is no big whoop.

In Magnolia Springs, an influx of oil from the ongoing Gulf spill would threaten more than just recreation. In this small south Baldwin community, oil could harm one of Mobile Bay's most sensitive and important ecosystems and efforts are under way to prevent such damage.

The thing about some of these smallish ecosystems - once they're destroyed, they aren't coming back.