Cleanup of California Oil Spill Goes Low-Tech to Limit Environmental Impact

Posted In Inform, Pollution
Jun
20

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Photograph: © SAF – Coastal Care

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Because the Refugio state beach region is home to threatened shorebirds and cultural resources, a decision was made early on to clean oil-stained beaches the old-fashioned way by using hand tools instead of heavy equipment or chemicals…

Read Full Article, Guardian UK

There’s No Such Thing As a Spill-Proof Way to Transport Oil, Time (06-17-2015)

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