Predictions about the severity of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico have ranged depending on the source. How long do you think it will take the region to recover from the disaster?

Published 12:15 pm Tuesday, June 15, 2010

c4ad71d8-63c0-11e1-8439-001cc4c0325c Less than one year. 0
c4ad7282-63c0-11e1-843a-001cc4c0325c One to three years. 6
c4ad735e-63c0-11e1-843b-001cc4c0325c Three to five years. 8
c4ad73e0-63c0-11e1-843c-001cc4c0325c Five to 10 years. 20
c4ad744e-63c0-11e1-843d-001cc4c0325c 10 to 20 years. 13
c4ad74c6-63c0-11e1-843e-001cc4c0325c More than 20 years. 4
c4ad753e-63c0-11e1-843f-001cc4c0325c The region will never fully recover. 8