Gulf oil spill's threat to wildlife turns real

A Brown Pelican sits on the beach at East Grand Terre Island along the Louisiana coast after being drenched in oil from the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill Thursday, June 3, 2010. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

June 5, 2010 4:37:46 PM PDT
The wildlife apocalypse along the Gulf Coast that everyone has feared for weeks is fast becoming a terrible reality.