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

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

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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…

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