Reports of oil and chemical spills during aftermath of Ida skyrocketed

Posted at 6:25 PM, Sep 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-10 20:46:04-04

During the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, the number of oil and chemical spills around southeast Louisiana has skyrocketed.

Coast guard released Monday that 350 spills have been reported. Now, that number is more than 2,000 since Wednesday, they say.

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