Mystery Oil Sheen Discovered Off California Coast

Posted In News, Pollution
Jul
31

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Gaviota coast, California. Photograph: © SAF – Coastal Care.

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An oil sheen showed up in the Pacific Ocean, yesterday at Goleta Beach, Santa Barbara County , leaving officials baffled as to what caused it…

Read Full Article, AP / ABC News

Pipeline That Spilled Oil on California Coast Badly Corroded, ABC News (06-04-2015)
A pipeline rupture that spilled an estimated 101,000 gallons of crude oil near Santa Barbara last month occurred along a badly corroded section that had worn away to a fraction of an inch in thickness…

State of Emergency Declared for Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara Coast, NBC News (05-21-2015)

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