Published September 1994
by Tandem Library .
Written in English
|Contributions||Katarina Stenstedt (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
An oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year. This book focuses on one of the worst spills in history, the Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill, to explain in simple terms and with bold, full-color illustrations why oil spills happen, how they are cleaned up and what effects spilled oil has on our ocean plants and wildlife. Aug 01, · Oil Spill! Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is a new non-fiction book by Elaine Landau that chronicles the Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico last year. It’s broken into several sections that cover the explosion, stoppage of the leak, the devastating affects on sea life and local economies, and suggestions for what concerned readers can do/5. Apr 30, · Did you know that an oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year? Oil spills can have many different causes, but the result is the same. Oil harms plants and wildlife that make the oceans and coastlines their home. Scientists are learning the best ways to combat oil spills. Learn how you can help, too! Oil Spill Science and Technology, Second Edition, delivers a multi-contributed view on the entire chain of oil-spill related topics from oil properties and behaviors, to remote sensing through the management side of contingency planning and communicating oil spill risk perceptions.
Apr 19, · The BP oil spill that started below the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico began last April and continued for weeks. In today's paper, L.A. Times environmental editor Geoffrey Mohan reviews several books related to the spill. The book spans pages, and lists the contact details of over 1, oil spill clean up contractors in 50 countries including North America and Canada. You can see some sample pages from the . Oil Pollution: Selected full-text books and articles. Chap. 4 "Oil Spills as Focusing Events" Read preview Overview. The New Global Oil Market: Understanding Energy Issues in the World Economy By Siamack Shojai Praeger Publishers, Librarian's tip: Chap. 16 "Global Oil Spills, the Environment, and Oil Pollution Legislation in the. The book from the Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science series begins with the events of the Exxon Valdez oil spill and the damage it caused. It continues with information about cleaning up and preventing oil spills.
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