Brown Pelicans and birds covered in oil

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil tries to take flight June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • GRAND ISLE, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil wallows in the surf June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil tries to take flight June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil floats in the water June 4, 2010 near East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil tries to take flight June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • GRAND ISLE, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil wallows in the surf June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil wallows in the surf June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • EAST GRAND TERRE ISLAND, LA - JUNE 04: A brown pelican coated in heavy oil wallows in the surf June 4, 2010 on East Grand Terre Island, Louisiana. Oil from the Deepwater Horizon incident is coming ashore in large volumes across southern Louisiana coastal areas. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE / STAFF

  • GRAND ISLE, LA - MAY 27: A pelican tries to clean its wings while standing in the water on an island littered with protective orange and white booms May 27, 2010 near Grand Isle, Louisiana. BP and government officials are cautiously optimistic that the "top kill" solution of stopping the oil spill caused by the Deepwater Horizon disaster will be successful. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images) WIN MCNAMEE

  • A dead, oil-soaked bird washed up near Grand Isle, Louisiana, where men work on Friday, May 21, 2010, cleaning up the oil that has washed ashore. This is the first time that large amounts of oil has washed ashore in populated areas. (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/MCT) CAROLYN COLE / MBR