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Portrait of the Gulf: Pensacola Pass readies for oil

Staff reports

Residents of Pensacola Beach, Fla., say goodbye to their coast as oil from the Gulf spill gets closer.

State Journal-Register (Ill.) staff photographer Justin Fowler and Suburban Life (Ill.) Publications assistant managing editor Carlene Peterson are traveling the Gulf Coast covering the oil spill.

They're talking to business owners, government officials, volunteers and residents about the BP oil leak, the ongoing environmental and economic disaster, and the cleanup.

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You can also check out our site dedicated to the oil spill here.

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