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Galveston Island oil spill

<p>A pair of discarded sunglasses covered in oil is pictured on the east end of Galveston Island, Texas, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

A pair of discarded sunglasses covered in oil is pictured on the east end of Galveston Island, Texas, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

A pair of discarded sunglasses covered in oil is pictured on the east end of Galveston Island, Texas, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>A worker places oil absorbent snares on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

A worker places oil absorbent snares on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

A worker places oil absorbent snares on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014. REUTERS/US Coast Guard/Handout via Reuters</p>

A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014. REUTERS/US Coast Guard/Handout via Reuters

A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014. REUTERS/US Coast Guard/Handout via Reuters

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<p>Oil-coated trash is pictured on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

Oil-coated trash is pictured on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

Oil-coated trash is pictured on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>Responders load hundreds of feet of boom onto vessels at the Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout</p>

Responders load hundreds of feet of boom onto vessels at the Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout

Responders load hundreds of feet of boom onto vessels at the Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout

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<p>Workers place oil absorbent snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

Workers place oil absorbent snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

Workers place oil absorbent snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>A Coast Guard response boat patrols past the Kirby Barge 27706 during cleanup efforts near Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout</p>

A Coast Guard response boat patrols past the Kirby Barge 27706 during cleanup efforts near Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout

A Coast Guard response boat patrols past the Kirby Barge 27706 during cleanup efforts near Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout

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<p>Workers load oil absorbent booms on a barge as globs of oil are pictured on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

Workers load oil absorbent booms on a barge as globs of oil are pictured on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

Workers load oil absorbent booms on a barge as globs of oil are pictured on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>An oil-soaked containment boom lies on the beach, with cleanup workers in the background, on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

An oil-soaked containment boom lies on the beach, with cleanup workers in the background, on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

An oil-soaked containment boom lies on the beach, with cleanup workers in the background, on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>Workers place oil absorbent snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

Workers place oil absorbent snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

Workers place oil absorbent snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>Workers place an oil boom on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

Workers place an oil boom on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

Workers place an oil boom on the beach on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>A worker carries an oil absorbent snare for use on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

A worker carries an oil absorbent snare for use on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

A worker carries an oil absorbent snare for use on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014. REUTERS/US Coast Guard/Handout</p>

A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014. REUTERS/US Coast Guard/Handout

A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel, March 22, 2014. REUTERS/US Coast Guard/Handout

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<p>Workers place oil absorbent booms and snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson</p>

Workers place oil absorbent booms and snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

Workers place oil absorbent booms and snares on the east end of Galveston Island March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Richard Carson

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<p>A Coast Guard response boat patrols past the Kirby Barge 27706 during cleanup efforts near Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout</p>

A Coast Guard response boat patrols past the Kirby Barge 27706 during cleanup efforts near Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout

A Coast Guard response boat patrols past the Kirby Barge 27706 during cleanup efforts near Texas City Dike, March 23, 2014. REUTERS/Petty Officer 3rd Class Manda M. Emery/U.S. Coast Guard/Handout

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