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Eco-photos of the week: Aug. 7-13

Aug. 12, 2011, 9:15 a.m.
A child runs across the oil-covered Juhu Beach in Mumbai, India on Aug. 7 as older youth play in the ocean behind him.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Mumbai's oil-stained beaches

A child runs across the oil-covered Juhu Beach in Mumbai, India, on Aug. 7 as older youths play in the ocean behind him.

Oil has been leaking from a cargo vessel from Panama, which sank off the coast of Mumbai last week.