Leeville, La., tries to weather the BP oil spill

The town of Leeville, La., is home to only a handful of people whose lives are twined with the fishing and oil industries. With storm surges swallowing more land every year, Leeville has always been on the verge of disappearing. When fishing waters were closed due to the Deepwater Horizon leak, Leeville's fate was hastened: The fishermen have fled and businesses are suffering.

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