The Gulf needs to use some shampoo because its waters are greasy with the oil of BP's oil rig that fell apart and is leaking oil from deep under the surface. If the winds change, Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, and Florida could have sludge on their beaches. A much more difficult mess to clean up.
University of Dayton Rivers Institute, Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, River Stewards, Great Miami River
University of Dayton, "Oil Spill Disaster!" (2010). Blog Archive: River Reflections at the University of Dayton. 82.