Update #1 ·

How many barrels of oil were spilled into the Gulf as a result to the Deepwater Horizon disaster in 2010, according to U.S. Estimates?

  • 1 million (3% people answered this)
  • 3 million (21% people answered this)
  • 5 million (75% people answered this)

32 people answered.


Correct answer is: 5 million


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