More Rena Debris Washes Up, New Zealand

More Rena Debris Washes Up, New Zealand

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Residents and Beachgoers, cleaning up Rena’s marine debris washing up on shore. Photo source: ©© David R

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Debris from the Rena has started washing up on the Coromandel Peninsula, after the aft section of the vessel plunged further into the sea yesterday.

Monster 10m swells have been pounding the Western Bay coastline – causing containers to fall from Rena and prompting officials to warn people to stay off the water…

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Containers washed ashore from the Rena wreck. Captions and Photo source: ©© David R

Read Full Article, New Zealand Herald

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Army soldiers cleaning Papamoa Beach after oil from the grounded ship Rena reached shore. Captions and Photo source: ©© New Zealand Defence Force

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