FC: CURRENT EVENT #4 | BY: amanda woolbright
1: Summary: | The summary of this article is basically about how the gulf oil spill that happen back in May is still effecting. It's still effecting the aquatic life and different things. Some researchers are saying that the oil is spreading on the ocean floors. The oil is spreading east & west on the floor and might be making more problems. | They say they don't know how or why now the oil is still flowing. They also think that the oil from the spill has sank to the bottom & now from the currents & waves is spreading.
2: Why is this important to me? | This is important to me because this effects the ocean life, the environment and my life. It effects the ocean life because of all the animals, plants & species. | The environment because of all the life and atmosphere. this situation effects my life also because even though when i go to the beach event hough i don't go to the ocean floor it still washes up on the shore and that effects people and tourism.
3: why is this important to society? | This is important to society because this effects them and their lives. If they can go to the beach or their travel to different places. This can also effect people's health. The toxins and chemicals from the oil and the gases.
4: How this relates to class. | This relates to class because we were talking about chemicals and different things, plus it relates cause its a disaster that has happen to the gulf. This is also cause its earth science and we study the earth | and the things in it to. This was a disaster that happen to gulf and all the states along the gulf coast. But it mostly relates because of the disaster and now the aftermath of the incident.