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Bemidji Pioneer Editorial: Preventing future oil spills again

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It may be years before the full extent of damage will be known from the BP oil spill in the Gulf. It is a delicate ecosystem, one in which oil plumes 10 miles long by 3 miles wide do not belong.


Hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil continue to flow from the broken oil well on the floor of the Gulf, with BP trying procedure after procedure to stop the flow.

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