How Much Oil Is Leaking?
Exactly how much oil is actually leaking into the Gulf? Tom Foreman sets out to find out.
Government estimates are 12,000 to 19,0000 barrels per day. US Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen has said as high as 25,000 barrels per day. Tom Foreman and Anderson Cooper of CNN try to visualize the leak and go over the leak estimates. The 12,000 to 25,000 barrels per day estimate is the lower range of the leak - no one knows what the higher, the top, of the estimates could really be...