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"We're seeing things we've never seen before...Everything out there is dead." : Gulf Of Mexico Ecosystem In Crisis 3 Years After BP Oil Spill

"We're seeing things we've never seen before...Everything out there is dead." : Gulf Of Mexico Ecosystem In Crisis 3 Years After BP Oil Spill | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Oldspeak: "Three and a half years later, BP is spending more money - I want you to hear this - they are spending more money on television commercials than they have on actually restoring the natura...
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Over 865,200 Gallons of Fracked Oil Spill in ND, Public In Dark For ...

Over 865,200 Gallons of Fracked Oil Spill in ND, Public In Dark For ... | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Over 20600 barrels of oil fracked from the Bakken Shale has spilled from a Tesoro Logistics pipeline in Tioga, North Dakota in one of the biggest onshore oil spills in recent U.S. history. Though the spill occurred on September ...
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PM: Another Rena more likely than oil spill - 3News NZ

PM: Another Rena more likely than oil spill - 3News NZ | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Otago Daily Times PM: Another Rena more likely than oil spill 3News NZ "The reality is that there have been 50,000 wells in the Gulf of Mexico in the 1960s and they had a problem with one so any risk [of a large oil spill] is miniscule - there's...
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Anadarko Challenged to Release Oil Spill Data - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Anadarko Challenged to Release Oil Spill Data - Scoop.co.nz (press release) | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
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N26.5bn Oil Spill Fund: Community Shuts Down ExxonMobil Operations - Leadership Newspapers

N26.5bn Oil Spill Fund: Community Shuts Down ExxonMobil Operations - Leadership Newspapers | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
N26.5bn Oil Spill Fund: Community Shuts Down ExxonMobil Operations Leadership Newspapers The communities lamented that Mobil was insensitive to their plight, as evident by her refusal to pay the compensation for the 2012 oil spill incident that...
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Pump malfunction spills sewage into Reeds Creek - Mooresville Tribune

Pump malfunction spills sewage into Reeds Creek - Mooresville Tribune | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Pump malfunction spills sewage into Reeds Creek
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“The spill occurred as a result of a pump motor problem that tripped a breaker to the pump control panel,” he said.
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9 disturbing signs pointing to a catastrophic oil spill in the Arctic

9 disturbing signs pointing to a catastrophic oil spill in the Arctic | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Gazprom may not be as familiar to you as BP or Exxon, but they're just as capable of making history with a catastrophic oil spill.
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BP Renews Bid to Suspend Gulf Oil Spill Payments - The Weather Channel

BP Renews Bid to Suspend Gulf Oil Spill Payments - The Weather Channel | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
BP Renews Bid to Suspend Gulf Oil Spill Payments The Weather Channel NEW ORLEANS -- BP on Monday renewed its request for a federal judge to temporarily suspend settlement payments to Gulf Coast residents and businesses following its massive 2010...
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EPA probes Port Kembla Harbour oil spill - Illawarra Mercury

EPA probes Port Kembla Harbour oil spill - Illawarra Mercury | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
EPA probes Port Kembla Harbour oil spill
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An oil spill in Port Kembla Harbour earlier this month did not pose a health risk, the Environment Protection Authority said yesterday.
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Training exercise simulates pipeline spill into Grand River - Brantford Expositor

Training exercise simulates pipeline spill into Grand River - Brantford Expositor | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Training exercise simulates pipeline spill into Grand River
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A helicopter flies above the Grand River at Brant Park in Brantford, Ontario on Wednesday, September 25, 2013.
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Oil spill affects Cienfuegos Bay « Cuba Standard, your best source for Cuban business news

Oil spill affects Cienfuegos Bay « Cuba Standard, your best source for Cuban business news | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
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Coast Guard to Test Arctic Oil Spill - MarineLink

Coast Guard to Test Arctic Oil Spill - MarineLink | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Arctic ocean oil spill operations: Rendering courtesy of USCG. The U.S. Coast Guard Research and Development Center (RDC) plans to test and evaluate oil spill detection and recovery technologies in the Arctic Ocean as ...
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5250 gallons of oil spills into South Platte River - Denver Post

5250 gallons of oil spills into South Platte River - Denver Post | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
National Geographic 5250 gallons of oil spills into South Platte River Denver Post MILLIKEN — Industry crews have placed absorbent booms in the South Platte River south of Milliken where at least 5,250 gallons of crude oil has spilled from two tank...
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Oil Spills and Environmental Damage | The Energy Collective

Oil Spills and Environmental Damage | The Energy Collective | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
The oil boom is alive in North Dakota where fracking - injecting water, sand and chemicals into the Earth to liberate the fuel trapped inside rock formations - has opened up huge new reserves of oil trapped in shale.

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Lac-Mégantic oil spill even worse than first feared, investigation shows - Montreal Gazette

Lac-Mégantic oil spill even worse than first feared, investigation shows - Montreal Gazette | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
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Lac-Mégantic oil spill even worse than first feared, investigation shows
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In July the environment department estimated 5.6 million litres of that oil spilled from the crashed train cars or burned in the ensuing fire.
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Can we count on high-tech pipeline leak detection? - Toronto Star

Can we count on high-tech pipeline leak detection? - Toronto Star | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
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Internal Documents Reveal Coverup in North Dakota Oil Spill

Internal Documents Reveal Coverup in North Dakota Oil Spill | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Documents from an open records request by Greenpeace have uncovered that Tesoro, a fracking giant based in San Antonio

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Youths shut ExxonMobil over N26.5bn oil spill compensation — The ...

Youths shut ExxonMobil over N26.5bn oil spill compensation — The ... | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
The four local governments of Eket, Esit Eket, Ibeno and Onna, comprising the core oil producing communities in Akwa Ibom, on Thursday protested the non-payment of the Nov 19, 2012 oil spill compensation.
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Unmanned boat measures water quality in Marina - The Star Online

Unmanned boat measures water quality in Marina - The Star Online | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Unmanned boat measures water quality in Marina The Star Online For the first time, an unmanned, solar-powered boat is being used by the Waterways Watch Society (WWS) to chart water quality in the Marina catchment and teach students about keeping...
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More Protection Work Ordered At Ongoing Oil Spill Site

More Protection Work Ordered At Ongoing Oil Spill Site | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
EDMONTON - The Alberta government is ordering more environmental protection work be done on the Primrose oilsands project in northern Alberta.Earlier this fall, Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.
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Goukamma bouncing back after oil spill - News24

Goukamma bouncing back after oil spill - News24 | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Goukamma bouncing back after oil spill
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So while the insurers are ready to pay out for financial expenses incurred, what price the damage to endangered species like African penguins, Cape gannets and Red Roman fish?
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Exercise simulates massive oil spill in Grand River - CTV News

Exercise simulates massive oil spill in Grand River - CTV News | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
Exercise simulates massive oil spill in Grand River
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What would happen if 4,400 barrels of oil fell into the Grand River? It seems unlikely, but that's exactly the scenario more than 200 emergency personnel spent Wednesday preparing for.
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More oil spills found after Colorado flooding (photos)

More oil spills found after Colorado flooding (photos) | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
More spills are emerging from a Colorado oil patch ravaged by flooding as soggy conditions continue to hamper attempts to inspect the damage.
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Arctic oil spill detection, recovery technologies to be tested by USCG

The US Coast Guard (USCG)'s Research and Development Center (RDC) has announced it plans to test and evaluate oil spill detection, recovery technologies in the Arctic Ocean as part of Operation Arctic Shield 2013.
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Q&A: Oil Spill Expert Puts Crude-By-Rail Boom In Perspective - StateImpact Pennsylvania

Q&A: Oil Spill Expert Puts Crude-By-Rail Boom In Perspective - StateImpact Pennsylvania | Oil Spill | Scoop.it
StateImpact Pennsylvania Q&A: Oil Spill Expert Puts Crude-By-Rail Boom In Perspective StateImpact Pennsylvania A train pulling a row of tank cars moves along the tracks near a Hess transfer facility near Tioga, North Dakota, U.S., on Thursday, July...
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