The ship that leaked oil into pristine Mauritian waters could break in two. That would be an environmental catastrophe

The ship that leaked oil into pristine Mauritian waters could break in two. That would be an environmental catastrophe


Mauritius, oil spill. Image source: France 24, Youtube

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A stricken ship off the coast of Mauritius which has already leaked about 1,000 metric tons of oil into a pristine Indian Ocean lagoon could be about to break in two, experts fear — spelling disaster for the ecologically rich area…

Read Full Article, CNN (08-11-2020)

Mauritius declares emergency as stranded ship leaks oil; BBC News (08-08-2020)

WATCH VIDEO: France offers aid as Mauritius declares emergency over oil leak from grounded ship; France 24, Youtube (08-08-2020)
French President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Saturday to send teams and equipment to help Mauritius deal with an oil spill that environmentalists fear could be a major ecological disaster…

The Oil Spill At Mauritius Is A Disaster; NPR (08-11-2020)

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