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Oil Spill Off California Reminder of Offshore Drilling Danger

Oil Spill Off California Reminder of Offshore Drilling Danger

CARPINTERIA, California, December 9, 2008 (ENS) – More than 70 people from federal, state and private sector organizations worked today to clean up an undetermined amount of oil that spilled from a platform off the coast of Santa Barbara County on Sunday. The California Department of Fish and Game Office of Spill Prevention and Response,…

Another Greka Oil Spill Fouls California Creek

Another Greka Oil Spill Fouls California Creek

SANTA BARBARA, California, January 9, 2008 (ENS) – More than 25,000 gallons of crude oil was spilled near Buellton, California on Saturday, but the spill was not even discovered until 13 hours after it started, according to a report on the incident issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA. Overfilling of a produced wastewater…