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The Gulf Oil Spill Crisis: Staying Hopeful in the Face of Tragedy

The American Red Cross

The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is having a devastating impact on the wildlife and people whose life and livelihood depend upon its waters, marshes and shores. For centuries, we have survived natural and manmade disasters and, in many cases, have emerged stronger and wiser. In addition, there are steps we can take right now to build our resilience and successfully cope with this crisis. This tip sheet from the American Red Cross provides tip to build resiliency and successfully cope with the crisis, as well as links to additional information and resources.

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