Riki Ott on the gulf oil spill05/22/10 Mary Glenney
From A Woman's Point of View
Riki Ott, a marine biologist with a specialty in oil pollution and a fisherwoman, discussed the Gulf Oil blowout.
Ott has been in the Gulf of Mexico in Louisiana, Mississippii and Alabama since May 3. She has been out in the gulf and has observed the effects of the cleanup on the workers. With her experience being in Cordova Alaska as a fisherwoman before, during and after the Exxon Valdez spill, she observes the Gulf with a very experienced and knowledgeable eye.