Exxon Valdez- worlds worst oil spill
The oil tanker Exxon Valdez strikes a reef off the Alaskan coast, causing an enormous environmental disaster. Co-production with the BBC.
1960s Bay Area environment
environment San Francisco Bay - dredges in bay - tugboat pulls barge - cropduster - shorebirds - coots seagulls dive into water - grebes - heron - ducks take off - hunters wade in estuary - channel in mudflats - grasses - tugboat in front of Bay Bridge - oil tanker - oil spill on beach - Santa Barbara - oily Harbor Patrol boat - aerial of oil refinery next to bay - California - environment - ecology - pollution - oil spill
Chronique Valdez
Exxon Valdez oil spill, footage shot 11 days after spill; BOATING SHOT of cormorant on rock Island in Prince Williams Sound (0:11). MCSs of cormorant on oil stained rocks on shoreline (0:32).
Diesel oil contaminating stream
Diesel oil contaminating the Pibwr stream in Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK. The diesel leaked from a pipe that thieves had set up in an attempt to steal over 70,000 litres of fuel from a storage facility.
Japanese survivors in the sea, US pilot's burial, Second Battle of the Philippines, 1944
Japanese survivors in the sea, aerial picture of sea with oil spills from sunken ships, US pilot's burial in his aircraft, Second Battle of the Philippines, 1944
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News In Brief - Cornwall (Oil from tanker spill)
Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound, and men in communication room listen to Joseph Hazelwood in Valdez, Alaska.
Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound in Valdez, Alaska. An oil tanker Exxon Valdez in Prince William Sound during the oil spill. Men in the control room of Valdez listen to the Captain of Exxon Valdez Joseph Hazelwood. A recorder in the communication room. The oil spreading in the sea. Underwater pictures show holes in the ship. Location: Valdez Alaska USA. Date: 1989.
G. Rolland finalist of the Google Science contest
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Singapore Oil Spill
Singapore Oil Spill
Chronique Valdez
Exxon Valdez oil spill, footage shot 11 days after spill; Various shots of dead, oil coated seabirds (mostly cormorants) on ledges and crevasses of rock islands in Prince William Sound, including brief shot of oil slick.
USCG Commandant Paul Yost, Jr speaks about Exxon Valdez oil spill and coast guard strike team at work in Valdez, Alaska.
Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound in Valdez, Alaska. Commandant of the United States Coast Guard Paul Alexander Yost, Jr. speaks about the amount of oil spilled in water and the measures taken. The oil spilled in water. Coast guard strike team personnel aboard Exxon Valdez. Pumps and hoses kept on the ship deck. Pump on ship deck in operation to offload oil. The oil being transferred into the transfer vessel. Location: Valdez Alaska USA. Date: 1989.
ABLAZE AT SEA!
Full title reads: "North Carolina. Ablaze at Sea! Burning oil tanker makes awe-inspiring spectacle as she goes down in mass of flames." <br/> <br/>North Carolina, United States of America (USA). <br/> <br/>Shots of oil tanker - 'Doris Kellick' (sp?) - on fire at sea. Various shots as thick black smoke rises from the ship. Some of the oil spilled onto the sea sets fire and smoke rises from that. The tanker slowly sinks below the surface of the burning waves.
USSR 1970s - dead birds in oil spill, Ilmen Nature Reserve, bird conservation
VS Russian newspapers ; articles about environmental dangers, pollution, ... Pictures of industrial chimneys w/ smoke. Seashore after oil slick : dead birds taken into the oil. VS Covers of magazines and Lenin's texts about environment. Mountains, lake, forests. Reserve of Ilmen. CU stones, minerals. Next to Astrakhan : Reserve. POV boat on river (Volga ?), forests on the sides. Various protected birds living next to water. People on boat studying wild life.
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Diesel oil contaminating stream
Diesel oil contaminating the Pibwr stream in Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK. The diesel leaked from a pipe that thieves had set up in an attempt to steal over 70,000 litres of fuel from a storage facility.
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To Stem the Black Tide
OIL PIPELINE ACCIDENT RUPTURED (1985)
BULL DOZER ACCIDENTALLY BREAKS OIL PIPELINE CAUSING THE EVACUATION OF FIFTEEN HOMES IN THE AREA.
1960s Bay Area environment
environment San Francisco Bay - stick probes oily water and mud - people put hay bales on beach - cleanup on shore - spread straw - shovel oily straw into 55 gallon drums - skip loader removes sand - family rescues oily bird - close up oily bird. California - environment - ecology - pollution - oil spill
Peru Oil Spill Repsol
Peru Oil Spill Repsol
G. Rolland finalist of the Google Science contest
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