Oil Spill Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Sanchi oil spill is worse than Exxon Valdez after tanker sinks off coastRead the original story

    Monday Jan 15 | Metro UK News

    An oil slick fire has burned out after an Iranian tanker sank in the East China Sea, although concerns remain about possible major pollution to the sea bed and surrounding waters, Chinese officials said. Footage showed huge clouds of thick smoke rising from the oil slick that had been burning for more than a week aboard the Sanchi.

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  2. High alert for huge oil slick in East China Sea, but how bad will it be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | NEWS.com.au

    ... to the researcher, who did not want to be named due to the sensitivity of the issue. An official monitoring the oil spill at the East China Sea Forecast Centre run by the State Oceanic Administration in Shanghai also expected Japan would be ...

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  3. Research Analystsa Weekly Ratings Changes for EnscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | The Breeze

    ... reflecting weak financials. The introduction of new and more stringent regulations following the Gulf of Mexico oil spill has made deepwater drilling activity prohibitively expensive for exploration and production companies, making many projects ...

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  4. East China Sea slick fire from sunken Iranian oil tanker with no survivors burns outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... nkers collided with a Swiss container ship in the Singapore Strait, damaging both ships but causing no injuries or oil spill.

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  5. Stricken tanker leaves large oil slick in East China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Reuters

    A burning Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea on Sunday in the worst oil ship disaster in decades has produced a large oil slick, as worries grow over damage to the marine ecosystem. Grace Lee reports.

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  6. Grave environmental concern as sunken tanker leaves burning oil slick in East China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | National Post

    The Sanchi's crew of 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis are all believed to have perished in the incident, which is the biggest tanker spill since 1991 In this Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018, photo provided by China's Ministry of Transport, a rescue ship sails near the burning Iranian oil tanker Sanchi in the East China Sea off the eastern coast of China. After the stricken Iranian oil tanker Sanchi sank in the East China Sea Sunday, fears are growing about the area's marine ecosystem after a huge oil slick burned across the sea's surface.

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  7. Trump's offshore oil drilling plans ignore the lessons of BP Deepwater HorizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Salon

    The Trump Administration is proposing to ease regulations that were adopted to make offshore oil and gas drilling operations safer after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster. This event was the worst oil spill in U.S. history.

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  8. Huge oil spill left after burning tanker sinks off ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Trend

    Chinese ships are racing to clean up a giant oil spill after an Iranian tanker sank in the East China Sea, BBC reports. The 120 sq km oil slick is thought to be made up of heavy fuel that was used to power the vessel.

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  9. Stricken Tanker Leaves Large Slick in East China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Marine News

    A stricken Iranian tanker that sank in the East China Sea on Sunday in the worst oil ship disaster in decades has produced a large oil slick, Chinese media and Japanese authorities said on Monday, as worries grew over damage to the marine ecosystem. The tanker Sanchi had been adrift and ablaze after crashing into the freighter CF Crystal on Jan. 6. Strong winds had pushed it away from the Chinese coast, where the incident happened, and into Japan's exclusive economic zone .

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  10. Sunken oil ship leaves 10-mile slick in East China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Reuters

    Officials and local media say a burning Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea has produced a 10-mile long oil slick as black smoke continues to billow from the site, in the worst oil ship disaster in decades. Officials and local media say a burning Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea has produced a 10-mile long oil slick as black smoke continues to billow from the site, in the worst oil ship disaster in decades.

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  11. Stricken Iranian oil tanker leaves 10-mile oil slick in East China Sea: CCTVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Times of Oman

    Flames and smoke from the Iranian oil tanker Sanchi is seen in the East China Sea, on January 15, 2018 in this photo provided by Japan's 10th Regional Coast Guard. Photo - 10th Regional Coast Guard Headquarters handout via Reuters Flames and smoke from the Iranian oil tanker Sanchi is seen in the East China Sea, on January 15, 2018 in this photo provided by Japan's 10th Regional Coast Guard.

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  12. Sausalito veterinarian named to TED fellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... used in human medicine and domestic animals. Simeone was motivated by the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on marine mammals in the Gulf of Mexico. Petroleum contains substances irritating to the eye, and ulcers are frequent. She also is ...

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  13. Veterans of Enron, Deepwater Horizon cases prepare to try accused Baltimore copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 14 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Derek Hines, 31 - whose own experience includes investigating fraudulent claims in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill - have spent the last two years pursuing the rogue police squad. Members are accused of shaking down criminal suspects and private ...

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  14. With friends in high places, you, too, can prevent oil drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Miami Herald

    ... one thing that makes us different from the other seaboard states whose economies would be walloped by a major oil spill: He is currently undergoing conversion therapy to become an environmentalist in time for the 2018 election, when he'll be running ...

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  15. Feminist Scholar Analyzes History Of Pelicans And 'Racialized, Sexual Violence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | The Daily Caller

    Logan O'Laughlin , a gender studies graduate student at the University of Washington, conducted a lecture titled "Queer Toxic Ecologies: Analyses and Implications of the Pelicans of the BP Oil Spill" at the University of British Columbia. "But what do these pelican images tell us about gender, race, and sexuality in ecological contexts?" O'Laughlin asked in the description.

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  16. Come see how bad drilling will be for New Jersey, state tells ZinkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | UPI

    ... U.S. Interior Department. Coming after the watering-down of safety measures enacted after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010, the lease proposal drew fire when it put waters from Florida to Maine on the table after President Barack Obama called ...

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  17. Burning Iranian oil tanker raises environmental concerns for China's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Chemical & Engineering News

    ... could be caused by leakage from the vessel," says Rashid Kang, campaigner at Greenpeace East Asia . No large-scale oil spill had been reported by C&EN's deadline. The tanker, a Panama-flagged vessel owned and operated by National Iranian Tanker, was ...

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  18. The Washington Post's staff confronts presidential privilege in 'The Post'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Steven Spielberg's exhilarating drama "The Post" is about a subject that's dear to the heart of journalists: themselves. Set largely during a few anxious weeks in 1971, it revisits The Washington Post's decision to publish portions of the Pentagon Papers, an immense classified report that chronicled the United States' involvement in Southeast Asia from World War II to 1968.

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  19. Editorial: Leave Georgia's coast out of oil drilling planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | SavannahNow

    The proposal also killed the 50-mile buffer once set for any potential work or leases. That negates the order put in place in 2016 by President Obama to stop all moves toward offshore drilling along our coasts in order to understand if drilling for oil could be done safely, after an accident on BP's Deepwater Horizon rig killed 11 workers and triggered the biggest offshore oil spill in U.S. history.

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  20. Trump admin lets Florida opt out of controversial offshore drilling plans.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Grist Magazine

    Is Scott an environmental champion? The Florida EPA has eliminated 600 employees since the Republican took office in 2011, and a 2015 investigation found that EPA administrators in his state had been banned from using the term "climate change." Scott even supported offshore drilling a few weeks after the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill devastated the coast of Florida in 2010.

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