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    10 Birds Under Threat From The Galveston Bay Oil Spill

    Here are just some of the species at risk from the Galveston Bay oil spill, which leaked 168,00 gallons of fuel oil just off the coast of the globally significant Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary.

    1. American Oystercatchers

    2. Black Skimmers

    3. Brown Pelican

    4. Red Knots

    5. Reddish Egret

    6. Ruddy Turnstones

    7. Sanderlings

    8. Piping Plover

    9. Snowy Plover

    10. Wilson’s Plover