If the oil slick was where YOU lived…..

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All of the maps and pictures that we see on the news of Louisiana and the Gulf Coast can be so remote to many of us whose homes and schools are in the middle of the country, amid cornfields, pine forests or urban sprawl.

This simple, but effective google map allows you to see how the Gulf Oil Slick would affect your home town. Enter the address of your school or home as the center of the spill and see just how far it spreads, from abstract news footage to a frightening reality. Try it here.

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