Posts Tagged “ocean”

Now we all know I’m a sucker for ocean infographics

I mean what could be better than learning about something new from a great visual?? This is a cool ocean infographic sent to deoilit.com from Caroline Jenkins, thanks for sharing with us Caroline! See the full infographic here- http://www.mastersdegree.net/explore-the-ocean/

Argo Merchant oil spill was catalyst for change, 1979

Originally published on the Wicked Local: Cape Cod. By Doreen Leggett On Dec. 15, 1976, the tanker Argo Merchant ran aground on Nantucket Shoals. When less than a week later it broke in half and spilled enough oil to heat 18,000 homes for a year, residents of the Cape and Islands began imagining the worst. […]

PowerGen takes blame for oil spill in Trinidad

Originally published by Trinidad Express. By Renuka Singh A two-day oil leak from PowerGen’s bunkered fuel tanker has spilled out into Invaders Bay and left an almost two-mile long oil slick, affecting boats at the harbour in Port of Spain. The spill was observed in a drain running parallel to the Young Men’s Christian Association […]