Fishermen who operate vessels of opportunity confer as they wait for weather to clear in Bayou La Batre, Ala., Tuesday, July 6, 2010. Oil spotting and skimming operations have been hampered by bad weather and heavy seas. (AP Photo)
Fishermen who operate vessels of opportunity confer as they wait for weather to clear in Bayou La Batre, Ala., Tuesday, July 6, 2010. Oil spotting and skimming operations have been hampered by bad weather and heavy seas. (AP Photo) AP
Fishermen who operate vessels of opportunity confer as they wait for weather to clear in Bayou La Batre, Ala., Tuesday, July 6, 2010. Oil spotting and skimming operations have been hampered by bad weather and heavy seas. (AP Photo) AP

Oil's fingers reach into Louisiana's inland waters

July 06, 2010 11:08 AM