Image by NASA Goddard Photo and Video via FlickrI grew up in Florida, and consider the Gulf Coast South my home - from the Bayous of LA, to favorite places like Fairhope, to Seagrove Beach - all in the path of a man made disaster that may be worse than any hurricane.
How to help:
For folks in Mississippi: Please call 1.866.448.5816. If you want to register your desire to help and receive updates, visit Volunteer Mississippi.
If you're in Louisiana: To report oiled or injured wildlife, please call 1-866-557-1401.For spill claims: 1-800-440-0858.
For Community and Volunteer Information, please call 1-866-448-5816
Also worth a look is: www.emergency.louisiana.gov.
For Alabama citizens: The Alabama Coastal Foundation at 251-990-6002; the Mobile Bay National Estuary Program at 251-431-6409; or Mobile Baykeeper at 251-433-4229.
For the Coast of Florida: Go to www.volunteerfloridadisaster.org/