posted on Jun, 14 2010 @ 11:27 AM
I was curious as to what kind of coverage was being given to the oil-leak from a local perspective , so the following links to a New Orleans Webpage
It is my understanding that the BOP is leaning already . So , what happens when it is toppled by the excessive currents that will be generated by a
During Hurricane Ivan , seafloor sediment was displaced up to 80-something feet , deepening the seafloor in areas .
If this occurs in the area around the well-head , the BOP is going to topple and most likely break the pipe again .
This is a serious situation that is not going to end anytime soon .
Mankind has finally succeeded in shooting himself in the foot , with no medical remedy readily available .
[edit on 14-6-2010 by okbmd]