News: BP oil penetrating inland waterways

Mobile Press Register: Following an afternoon reconnaissance flight, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach employees reported that oil of some sort — be it sheen, tarballs or orange globs — had impacted all 32 miles of Baldwin’s beaches and streams of oil were spotted as far north as Wolf Bay in Orange Beach…Read more.

DEP and BP don’t want to reimburse Escambia County for use of the ECSO helicopters to fly reconnaissance and help direct skimming operations. Why? What are they covering up?