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Fate and toxicity of spilled oil from the Exxon Valdez

Douglas A. Wolfe

Fate and toxicity of spilled oil from the Exxon Valdez

by Douglas A. Wolfe

  • 167 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, Office of Ocean Resources Conservation & Assessment in Silver Spring, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska,
  • Prince William Sound.
    • Subjects:
    • Marine sediments -- Sampling -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.,
    • Marine sediments -- Toxicology -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.,
    • Oil spills -- Environmental aspects -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.,
    • Oil pollution of the sea -- Alaska -- Prince William Sound.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesExxon Valdez oil spill state/federal natural resource damage assessment final report
      StatementDouglas A. Wolfe.
      SeriesSubtidal study ;, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGC380.2.S28 W65 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL634127M
      LC Control Number96622385
      OCLC/WorldCa35903258

      EXXON Valdez book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Start by marking “EXXON Valdez: How a Massive Oil Spill Triggered an Environmental Catastrophe” as Want to Read: In this case it's about the Exxon Valdez oil spill and how it affected environmental systems and activisms when it first occured/5. Ma marks the 25th anniversary of one of the worst environmental disasters in U.S. history. The Exxon Valdez oil spill began when a foot-long oil tanker ran aground on a reef in Prince William Sound, Alaska. The spill stood as the worst in U.S. history until BP's Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico in Author: James Gerken.

      Oil spilled from ships or other sources into the marine environment often occurs in close proximity to coastlines, and oil frequently accumulates in coastal habitats. As a consequence, a rich, albeit occasionally controversial, body of literature describes a broad range of effects of spilled oil across several habitats, communities, and species Cited by: In March of , the Exxon Valdez oil tanker ran aground on Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound, Alaska. An eighteen foot wide hole was ripped into the hull, and million gallons of crude oil spilled into the ocean. In the following weeks, many things transpired. This paper will .

      study and a toxics controversy By Frances D. Hostettler, Keith A. Kvenvolden, Robert J. Rosenbauer, and Jeffrey W. Short ABSTRACT After the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound in March, , much work has been done to track the spilled oil and study its fate and its affect on the environment. Our studies involved developing.   Shortly after midnight on Ma , in a tragic accident deeply regretted by the company, the Exxon Valdez supertanker ran aground in Alaska’s Prince William Sound. Despite the efforts undertaken to stabilize the vessel and prevent further spillage of oil, more than , barrels of oil were lost in just a short period of time.


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Fate and toxicity of spilled oil from the Exxon Valdez by Douglas A. Wolfe Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fate and toxicity of spilled oil from the Exxon Valdez. Subtidal study number 4. Exxon Valdez oil spill, state/federal natural resource damage assessment final report. @article{osti_, title = {Fate and toxicity of spilled oil from the Exxon Valdez. Subtidal study number 4.

Exxon Valdez oil spill, state/federal natural resource damage assessment final report}, author = {Wolfe, D A}, abstractNote = {Three separate papers are represented in this final report; Toxicity of intertidal and subtidal sediments contaminated by the Exxon Valdez oil spill.

The Exxon Valdez oil spill was a manmade disaster that occurred when Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker owned by the Exxon Shipping Company, spilled. The Exxon Valdez oil spill occurred in Prince William Sound, Alaska, Mawhen Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker owned by Exxon Shipping Company, bound for Long Beach, California, struck Prince William Sound's Bligh Reef, mi ( km) west of Tatitlek, Alaska, at a.m.

and spilled million US gallons (, bbl) (or 37, metric tonnes) of crude oil over the next few : Grounding of the Exxon Valdez oil tanker. Red Light to Starboard: Recalling the Exxon Valdez Disaster Angela Day.

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Exxon Valdez oil spill, massive oil spill that occurred on Main Prince William Sound, an inlet in the Gulf of Alaska, Alaska, incident happened after an Exxon Corporation tanker, the Exxon Valdez, ran aground on Bligh Reef during a voyage from Valdez, Alaska, to d efforts to contain the spill and naturally strong winds and waves dispersed nearly.

The Fate of the Oil Spilled from the Exxon Valdez Article (PDF Available) in Environmental Science and Technology 28(13)A-8A December with Reads How we measure 'reads'. Oriental Nicety, formerly Exxon Valdez, Exxon Mediterranean, SeaRiver Mediterranean, S/R Mediterranean, Mediterranean, and Dong Fang Ocean, was an oil tanker that gained notoriety after running aground in Prince William Sound spilling hundreds of thousands of barrels of crude oil in Alaska.

On Mawhile owned by the former Exxon Shipping Company, and captained by Joseph Laid down: 24 July Valdez is the southern terminus of the trans-Alaskan oil pipeline, built in the s, that originates in Prudhoe Bay. Its port facilities were greatly enlarged in the mids.

On Mar. 24,the Exxon Valdez hit a reef near Valdez and spilled 11 million gallons of oil into Prince William Sound. Clean-up efforts ensued, but much wildlife. Title: Exxon Valdez Oil Spill: Fate and Effects in Alaskan Waters ASTM STP Issue of ASTM special technical publication, American Society for Testing and Materials, ISSN Volume of ASTM, STP Volume of American Society for Testing and.

Inan Exxon tanker spilled millions of gallons of toxic oil into Alaska's Prince William Sound. "60 Minutes" reported on its aftermath years later. Subscribe to.

Timelines and mechanisms of wildlife population recovery following the Exxon Valdez oil spill. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, DOI: / Zachary Nixon, Jacqueline Michel. A Review of distribution and quantity of lingering subsurface oil from the Exxon Valdez Oil by:   Ina tanker ran aground off the coast of Alaska, causing one of the worst oil spills in United States history.

Nearly 25 years later, the lessons of the Exxon Valdez continue to resonate. A small portion of the oil from the Exxon Valdez spill still lingers in patches beneath Prince William Sound, Alaska, beaches.

However, this and other studies suggests the remaining oil is sequestered, or buried, and currently is not posing a risk to the coastal and marine ecosystem.

Twenty Years Later, Impacts of the Exxon Valdez Linger Two decades after the Exxon Valdez spilled 11 million gallons of crude oil into Alaska’s waters, the Prince William Sound, its fishermen, and its wildlife have still not fully recovered. During the months after the Exxon Valdez oil spill, researchers collected ab dead birds—ranging over 90 different species—from the oiled areas, and they estimated that perhaps ten times as many birds died.

Spilled oil also can harm life because its chemical constituents are poisonous. Symposium Proceedings of the “Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Symposium” held at Anchorage, Alaska, FebruaryThe Ma oil spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska caused by the Exxon Valdez was one of those singular events in history that changes lives.

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The EXXON Valdez Oil Spill (Environmental Disasters (Facts on File))Cited by: 4. Lack of physiological responses to hydrocarbon accumulation by Mytilus trossulus after 3–4 years chronic exposure to spilled Exxon Valdez crude oil in Prince William Sound. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C: Pharmacology, Toxicology and Endocrinology(1), Cited by:.

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Wells, Exposure and possible adverse effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill at depth (generally between On Mathe Exxon Valdez ran aground in Prince William Sound, Alaska. Approximately million gallons of crude oil were spilled.

The oil affected about miles of shoreline. U.S. Coast Guard. The Exxon Valdez on Ma 1. Predict what you .