Fish & Wildlife Service adds Oil to its Mission?

 Here is a story linking the US Fish and Wildlife Service with the Gulf disaster.  Imagine if MMS had been able to make its own environmental impact decisions, much as proposed not long ago by the Bush Administration (filed in my Bullshit folder)…

From the NY Times:  The federal agency charged with protecting endangered species like the brown pelican and the Kemp’s ridley sea turtle signed off on the Minerals Management Service’s conclusion that deepwater drilling for oil in the Gulf of Mexico posed no significant risk to wildlife, despite evidence that a spill of even moderate size could be disastrous, according to federal documents.more…

PS.  What about HEAVY METALS damage to wildlife resulting from this spill?

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