From the Broward New Times: the Yesterday, a Fort Lauderdale-based yacht captain, was boating about 12.5 miles offshore from Port Everglades when he and his passengers noticed the oil slick pictured above. According to the captain, the slick was about a half-mile long. It was unlike anything he had seen in years on the water. He collected a water sample. He wondered: Could it be from the oil spill in the Gulf? Continue reading here.