In a rare interview by a BP-hired local boat owner involved in the cleanup operations, eye-witness evidence has been established that endangered sea turtles are being burned alive in BP's cleanup efforts. To watch the YouTube video first-hand account of the boom and burn operation and read about BP blocking sea turtle rescue from the oil, click here to go to our website Campaign Updates. To read Los Angeles Times' story on "Death by Fire in the Gulf", click here.
Send the Letter Below to Rescue All Sea Turtles from Oil Before Boom and Burn
BP has already killed countless sea turtles in its careless and cruel operations managing the Gulf oil spill, and we must send a strong message to local, federal, and BP officials that the public will not stand for this.
Photo: a loggerhead sea turtle caught in the oil slick (AP, Nicole Bengiveno).