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Eco-photos of the week: May 16-22

By: Catie Leary on May 22, 2010, 8:21 a.m.
Beachgoer runs after his boogie board in Bradenton, Florida

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Florida beaches in danger

A beachgoer runs after his boogie board on May 18 on a beach in Bradenton, Fla. Bradenton is situated along on the eastern side of the Gulf of Mexico. Petroleum giant BP has given Florida tens of millions of dollars to promote tourism on beaches that could be affected by the massive oil spill.