Giant oil spill in Alaska likely caus...

Giant oil spill in Alaska likely caused by ice - AP

There are 2 comments on the Guardian Unlimited story from Dec 9, 2009, titled Giant oil spill in Alaska likely caused by ice - AP. In it, Guardian Unlimited reports that:

A A A' Officials believe that ice plugged up a pipeline and likely caused a rupture that sent 46,000 gallons of crude oil and water gushing onto snow-covered tundra on Alaska's North Slope late last month.

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“J.W. ... where are you?”

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#1 Dec 9, 2009
The environmental damage of drilling in AK isn't worth it. Why is there not more safeguards?


#2 Dec 11, 2009
Don't panic bunky - the oil came from underground and now that oil is going back underground.

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