Gulf Oil Spill (PHOTOS): Animals In Peril

05/21/2010 09:58 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

As the Gulf of Mexico oil spill continues to extend, concern is growing for the wildlife that stand in its path, especially since many of the coastal animals are currently in their reproductive seasons. We've compiled some of the animals most threatened by the spill. Do you live in an area affected by the oil spill? Send us your pictures of animals in the path of the spill using the participation button to the right.

Animals Affected By The Gulf Oil Spill