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Haffner: Ventura oil spill is wake-up call – Ventura County Star


Haffner: Ventura oil spill is wake-up call
Ventura County Star
A 75-year-old pipeline I did not know existed next to our backyard in Ventura spilled 45,000 gallons of crude oil into the Prince Barranca. Since then, I have educated myself about crude oil pipelines, how they are regulated, and how little the

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Posted on 30 July 2016 | 12:27 pm

Husky oil spill: pipeline project in area didn’t trigger review, Environment Minister says – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Husky oil spill: pipeline project in area didn't trigger review, Environment Minister says
CBC.ca
A Husky Energy pipeline expansion that is in the same area as last week's big oil spill didn't require an environmental assessment because it didn't meet the required criteria, Saskatchewan Environment Minister Herb Cox says. The expansion approved in …
Husky oil spill: Oil spills common in Saskatchewan, though usually smallGlobalnews.ca
Saskatchewan Oil Spill: Prince Albert Brings In A New Source Of WaterHuffington Post Canada
Canada Report: Rising concerns over oil spill, pipeline safetyTampabay.com
630ched.com
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Posted on 29 July 2016 | 7:55 pm

Oil spill in northwest Bakersfield due to farming equipment hitting oil injection well – KERO 23ABC News


KERO 23ABC News

Oil spill in northwest Bakersfield due to farming equipment hitting oil injection well
KERO 23ABC News
The arriving crew found gallons of oil and water, mostly water, on the ground. A farm equipment delivery truck had ran into and sheered a nearby oil injection well, but oil on the ground is not a health hazard at this point. Fire crews have left the

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Posted on 29 July 2016 | 5:26 pm

Amid latest oil spill, Hilcorp Energy targeted by oyster growers – NOLA.com


NOLA.com

Amid latest oil spill, Hilcorp Energy targeted by oyster growers
NOLA.com
Even as Hilcorp Energy Co. works to clean up a spill of as much as 4,200 gallons of oil in the Plaquemines Parish marsh, the company is the target of a new lawsuit alleging it smothered oyster leases in the same area when it dug access channels to one

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Posted on 29 July 2016 | 3:54 pm

Husky Energy changes story about when it discovered Saskatchewan oil spill – Toronto Star


Toronto Star

Husky Energy changes story about when it discovered Saskatchewan oil spill
Toronto Star
The Husky Energy pipeline spilled between 200,000 and 250,000 litres of oil into the North Saskatchewan River. The government estimates the oil slick from the spill has travelled more than 500 kilometres down the river. (JASON FRANSON / THE CANADIAN …
Husky admits crews missed leak night of Saskatchewan oil spillCBC.ca
Saskatchewan Oil Spill: Husky Changes Date It Allegedly Discovered Pipeline LeakHuffington Post Canada
Pipeline Oil Spill in Canada Threatens the Drinking Water of Tens of Thousands | The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel
Globalnews.ca –UPI.com
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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 9:56 pm

Garden Rd closed as crews clean up hydraulic oil spill – 13abc Action News


13abc Action News

Garden Rd closed as crews clean up hydraulic oil spill
13abc Action News
MAUMEE (WTVG) – Lucas County Sheriff's Office has Garden Rd blocked in the area of Kenmoore Rd closed. Dispatchers say crews are working to clean up a hydraulic oil spill. The spill happened just before 10:30AM Thursday. Dispatchers couldn't say what …

Posted on 28 July 2016 | 3:14 pm

Olive oil spill shuts down SH 288 NB at Almeda Genoa | abc13.com – KTRK-TV


KTRK-TV

Olive oil spill shuts down SH 288 NB at Almeda Genoa | abc13.com
KTRK-TV
Two frontage roads are closed after a spill on the northbound lanes of SH 288 at Almeda Genoa.

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 11:20 am

Great Barrier Reef oil spill: foreign ship faces prosecution after 12 … – The Guardian


The Guardian

Great Barrier Reef oil spill: foreign ship faces prosecution after 12 …
The Guardian
Queensland authorities say they have identified the vessel that spilled up to 15 tonnes of oil off Cape Upstart in July 2015.
Great Barrier Reef Oil Spill: Australian Authorities Identify Offending Ship After Yearlong HuntInternational Business Times
Great Barrier Reef: Ship allegedly responsible for oil spill identified …ABC Online

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Posted on 28 July 2016 | 2:38 am

Coast Guard reports 4,200-gallon crude oil spill in Barataria Bay … – NOLA.com


NOLA.com

Coast Guard reports 4,200-gallon crude oil spill in Barataria Bay …
NOLA.com
A Hilcorp Energy pipeline is the source of a spill of 4,200 gallons of crude oil near Lake Grande Ecaille, part of Barataria Bay and about 8 miles west of Empire, …
More than 4000 gallons of crude oil spills into lake off coast of Plaquemines ParishWDSU New Orleans
The Latest: 4200 gallon oil spill in south LouisianaWashington Times
Crews work to clean up oil spill off LouisianaUpstream Online
KATC Lafayette News –The Advocate –Stars and Stripes
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Posted on 26 July 2016 | 6:07 pm

Canadian Oil Spill Threatens Drinking Water – NPR


NPR

Canadian Oil Spill Threatens Drinking Water
NPR
The water supply for communities in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan is threatened by an oil spill that dumped an estimated 66,000 gallons of heavy oil, along with natural gas used to dilute it, into a major river. The pipeline that broke is owned
Western Canada Oil Spill Drenches Birds, Will Taint Drinking Water for Months to ComeCommon Dreams (press release)
Canadian Authorities Seek to Contain Oil Spill Moving Down RiverFortune
Husky Hits Snag in Efforts to Contain Saskatchewan Oil SpillBloomberg
Reuters –CBC.ca –The Globe and Mail
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Posted on 25 July 2016 | 9:14 pm