George Barisich

If this whole environment gets demolished, what good is a boat?

George Barisich, a third-generation commercial fisherman, talks about his life on the water, and concerns that the BP oil disaster will end his career.

Mr. Barisich is president of the United Commercial Fisherman's Alliance.

Recorded in Chalmette, LA on October 7, 2010.

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Producer: Daniel Hinerfeld
Principal photographer: Craig Fritz
Video editor: Kashina Kessler
Audio editor: Jesse Baker
Recorded by StoryCorps:
 Interviewer: Liam Pierce
 Facilitator: Jackie Sojico
Additional photography: Lisa Whiteman and Nathaniel Welch
Production assistant: Sherry Goldberg

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