Florida gulf oil blowout05/08/10 Mary Glenney
From A Woman's Point of View
Riki Ott, who holds a PhD in marine biology with an expertise in oil pollution and a former commercial fisher-woman, discussed the recent explosion and continuing leakage of oil into the Gulf of Mexico.
Ott is the author of Not One Drop, which discusses her experience of living and fishing in the straits of Alaska before, during, and after the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Riki with her academic and personal experience is in a unique position to observe and give advice to Florida residents.