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Video brings attention to Cooke County Oil Spill – KXII-TV


KXII-TV

Video brings attention to Cooke County Oil Spill
KXII-TV
COOKE COUNTY, Texas — An oil spill in Cooke County is being investigated by the Texas Railroad Commission thanks to one man's video. The man, who claims to have taken the video, wants to remain anonymous but he tells us he noticed oil in the water of …

Posted on 27 May 2015 | 3:33 am

Coast Guard continues to monitor Piscataqua oil spill – WMUR Manchester


WMUR Manchester

Coast Guard continues to monitor Piscataqua oil spill
WMUR Manchester
TOM: 11:00, RIGHT NOW CREWS ARE MONITORING AN OIL SPILL ON THE PISCATAQUA RIVER IN NEW CASTLE. THE OILY WATER CAME FROM A SHIP FROM THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION. GOOD EVENING …
Cleanup of oil spill underway in Piscataqua RiverPress Herald
Coast Guard Crew Honored For 1976 Oil Spill WorkWWNY TV 7
Coast Guard wiping up oil spill on Piscataqua RiverBangor Daily News
The Tribune
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 2:31 am

Santa Barbara oil spill: How to help volunteer with clean-up – 89.3 KPCC


89.3 KPCC

Santa Barbara oil spill: How to help volunteer with clean-up
89.3 KPCC
A worker cleans oil from the rocks and beach at Refugio State Beach in Goleta, California, May 22, 2015. The oil company behind a crude spill on the California coast vowed to do the "right thing" to clear up the mess, even as reports emerged of past
California oil spill: Officials hope to get first look at ruptured pipeLos Angeles Times
California Oil-Spill Estimate Revised DownWall Street Journal
Broken piece of pipeline responsible for Santa Barbara oil spill to be removed LA Daily News
Reuters -LAist
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Posted on 27 May 2015 | 12:03 am

Oil spill contingency fee for Trans Mountain pipeline draws flak – The Globe and Mail


The Globe and Mail

Oil spill contingency fee for Trans Mountain pipeline draws flak
The Globe and Mail
Kinder Morgan Inc. is taking flak over a plan to jack up fees on its Trans Mountain pipeline to cover costs associated with oil spill safeguards as the company seeks approval for a threefold expansion of the conduit. U.S.-based Kinder Morgan is
Calculating oil spill probabilities is tricky and fraught with controversyVancouver Sun
Trans Mountain pipeline expansion could increase oil spills: BC First NationCTV News
North Vancouver First Nation says pipeline expansion could increase oil spillsCanadian Underwriter

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Posted on 26 May 2015 | 11:23 pm

What Will the Refugio Oil Spill Kill? – Santa Barbara Independent


Santa Barbara Independent

What Will the Refugio Oil Spill Kill?
Santa Barbara Independent
Since last Tuesday's oil spill, more than 20,000 gallons of death-dealing crude has sickened or killed pelicans, cormorants, grebes, dolphins, sea lions, elephant seals, bass, guitarfish, spiny lobsters, rock crabs, urchins, octopi, shrimp, mussels
Santa Barbara oil spill: Authorities, environmentalists step up responsefox6now.com
Volunteers will be trained to help with oil spillLos Angeles Times
California oil spill company slightly downgrades size of pipeline leakThe Guardian
yourcentralvalley.com -89.3 KPCC -CBS Local
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Posted on 26 May 2015 | 10:57 pm

Slatedale resident may have to clean up Trout Creek oil spill – Allentown Morning Call


Allentown Morning Call

Slatedale resident may have to clean up Trout Creek oil spill
Allentown Morning Call
The DEP said it notified the Grant Street property owner that his oil tank was the probable source of the pollution, and he would be held responsible if it was. The tank is about 18 feet above the stream bed, the DEP said. The DEP storage tanks

Posted on 26 May 2015 | 10:16 pm

Second Sea Lion Rescued From California Oil Spill Dies At SeaWorld – Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Second Sea Lion Rescued From California Oil Spill Dies At SeaWorld
Huffington Post
LOS ANGELES, May 26 (Reuters) – A second sea lion rescued from along California's oil-fouled coastline near Santa Barbara has died at SeaWorld San Diego, where veterinarians are still caring for 15 surviving marine mammals brought in for treatment, …
California oil spill claims second sea lion despite SeaWorld rescue effortThe Guardian
500 Protesters Chant in Santa Barbara as Bacteria Munch the Oil SpillBreitbart News
Dozens of birds and sealions rescued as Santa Barbara oil spill continues to The Independent
Los Angeles Times -KTLA
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Posted on 26 May 2015 | 8:43 pm

Clean-up crews tackle Brad and Angelina’s private beach after oil spill – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Clean-up crews tackle Brad and Angelina's private beach after oil spill
Daily Mail
Clean-up crews were seen toiling away on Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's private beach on Monday as the work continued following a major oil spill last week in southern California. Barriers have been put in place to protect the A-listers' Santa Barbara …
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's beach jeopardised by 101000 gallon oil spillAOL Travel UK

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Posted on 25 May 2015 | 8:49 pm

5 years after oil spill, BP credited for Gulf Coast tourism boom – AL.com


AL.com

5 years after oil spill, BP credited for Gulf Coast tourism boom
AL.com
In this Wednesday, May 13, 2015 photo, Demarkis Mosley, left, and his wife, Alexandria, of Starkville, Miss., play in the sand on their vacation in Gulf Shores, Ala. Industry officials say Gulf Coast tourism is surging, five years after the BP oil spill.
1333< AP-US-Gulf-Oil-Spill-Tourism,991<\n>Once vilified, BP now getting credit New Haven Register

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Posted on 25 May 2015 | 2:20 pm

Environmentalists seize on latest California oil spill – Fox News


Fox News

Environmentalists seize on latest California oil spill
Fox News
The latest oil spill on the Santa Barbara coast is just a drop in the bucket compared with the area's catastrophic blowout in 1969, but it has become a new rallying point for environmentalists in their battle against drilling and fossil fuels. No one
Refugio Oil Spill: Company Ordered to Suspend Operation of Pipeline That KTLA
Devastating Photos Show How An Oil Spill Consumed Santa Barbara's CoastlineHuffington Post
Crews work to assess, control Santa Barbara-area oil spillLos Angeles Times
Vox
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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 10:48 pm

Oil Spill – Yahoo Search Results

Mexico spill cuts water to 200,000

More than 200,000 people in south-east Mexico are without water, after an oil spill caused by thieves puncturing a pipeline polluted two rivers.

Posted on 15 April 2015 | 1:00 am

Mexico oil spill affects drinking water for Tabasco city

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's Gulf coast state of Tabasco has set up an emergency plan to supply drinking water to the capital of Villahermosa after oil thieves punctured a pipeline, contaminating rivers that normally supply the city.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:13 pm

Gulf of Mexico Alliance Announces Release of Deepwater Horizon Project Tracker

A new website allows visitors to see where Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill restoration projects are taking place. The largest environmental disaster in the Gulf of Mexico began April 20, 2010, taking 11 lives when it occurred.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:46 pm

House OKs bill to increase tax on oil shipped through state

The state House on Tuesday passed its version of a bill to impose new safety regulations on the increasing amount of oil that is shipped through Washington by rail, boat and pipeline. A modified version …

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:07 pm

Global Oil Spill Management Market to Be Driven by High Energy Demand: Transparency Market Research

Transparency Market Research announced a report titled “Oil Spill Management Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 – 2020”. According to

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 8:17 am

New rules proposed as 5-year anniversary of oil spill nears

A week shy of the fifth anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration proposed new regulations Monday aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 9:08 pm

Oil spill closes M20 slip road at junction 7 for Detling

A motorway slip road is closed because of an oil spill caused by a lorry shedding its load.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:30 am

Offshore oil drilling faces tougher rules from Washington – report

Obama administration said to be preparing announcement about blowout preventers – the type of device that failed in Deepwater Horizon disaster The US is planning to impose a major new regulation on offshore oil and gas drilling to try to prevent the kind of explosions that caused the catastrophic Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing …

Posted on 11 April 2015 | 5:47 am

5 years after BP spill, industry touts ability to respond

An oil consortium says an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico today can be cleaned up far faster than five years ago when BP's Macondo well blew out 45 miles off the coast of Louisiana, spawning the nation's …

Posted on 7 April 2015 | 10:14 pm

Mexico says oil spill avoided after deadly offshore blaze

A huge blaze twisted and blackened an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, but the state-run Pemex oil company said it managed to avert any significant oil spill. At least four workers died and two suffered …

Posted on 2 April 2015 | 4:26 am