Isadore "J.J." Creppel

It look like BP gonna convert me from a fisherman into a farmer just to see that my family got food on the table.

J.J. Creppel, a Gulf fisherman since the age of 16, talks about the devastating impact of the BP disaster on his livelihood and way of life.

Interviewed by Rocky Kistner in Buras, LA on October 19, 2010.

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Producer: Daniel Hinerfeld
Interviewer/Associate producer: Rocky Kistner
Principal photographer: Lisa Whiteman
Video editor: Kashina Kessler
Audio editor: Jesse Baker
Recorded by StoryCorps:
 Facilitator: Daniel Littlewood
Additional photography: Craig Fritz, Duncan Davidson, U.S. Coast Guard
NASA; NASA/GSFC NASA Earth Observatory, Jesse Allen
NASA image by Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team
Caption by Rebecca Lindsey
Production assistant: Sherry Goldberg

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