2 edition of Oil spill found in the catalog.
Robert P. Stearns
by Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Cincinnati, Ohio, Springfield, Va
Written in English
|Statement||by Robert P. Stearns, David E. Ross, Robert Morrison ; SCS Engineers, Long Beach, California.|
|Series||Environmental protection Technology series ; EPA-600/2-77-153a-b, Research reporting series -- EPA-600/2-77-153a-b.|
|Contributions||Ross, David E., Morrison, Robert., Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio), SCS Engineers.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that began on Ap , may be the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. In Oil Spill! Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, prolific nonfiction writer and Florida resident Elaine Landau gives young readers the essential facts about the spill. Oil Spill Environmental Forensics provides a complete view of the various forensic techniques used to identify the source of an oil spill into the environment. The forensic procedures described within represent various methods from scientists throughout the world. The authors explore which analytical and interpretative techniques are best suited for a particular oil spill project.
Her newest book for little ones, Patti Pelican and the Gulf Oil Spill, aims to put the event into a perspective a child can understand, and to show kids the efforts made by shrimpers and fisherman, as well as wildlife rescue workers, to protect both humans and animals from the worst effects of the spill. On the heels of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in April, this exposé explores the consequences of the disaster and the ramifications of worldwide oil dependence. Profiles of individuals involved.
Oil Spill! Effects on Plants, Animals, and the Environment Oil Spill Checkpoint Lab 4 students in each team Each person will receive a copy of this Checkpoint Lab Follow directions on the student page Green cups side up when working Red cup side: need help or at a checkpoint Each person must record data and write responses Oil Spill Checkpoint Lab Class Discussion What . 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! This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 4 to /5().
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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. Melvin Berger is the author of many classic LRFOs, including Germs Make Me Sick!, Oil Spills.
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Oil Spill. by Melvin Berger is a nonfiction book about the damage caused by oil spills. It also highlights ways scientists clean up both small and large oil spills. It also has a section telling kids how to help reduce the usage of oil, indirectly reducing the amount of oil spills/5. The Little Black Book spans pages and lists the contact details of over 1, oil spill cleanup contractors in more than 50 countries.
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Teach children about the effects of an oil spill with this primary Oil spill book lesson plan. It can be used to compliment a unit about oceans or a unit about taking care of the environment.
This lesson uses a book and simple demonstration to show young children how devasting an oil spill can be to ocean plants and wildlife. 5. "A Sea in Flames: The Deepwater Horizon Oil Blowout" by Carl Safina.
Mohan writes that the book is "angry, derisive, sarcastic, jocular and adds little scientific insight." But he does find value in Safina's conclusion: "The worst environmental disaster in history isn't the oil that got away.
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As the BP Oil Spill civil trial begins this week, the Federal Government will attempt to prove whether British Petroleum (BP) and/or any of its contractors such as Transocean (RIG), the owner and operator of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig, and Halliburton (HAL), which was responsible for pouring the cement plugs in the well, were “grossly negligent” and thus financially liable in.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill (also referred to as the BP oil spill, oil leak, or oil disaster; the Gulf of Mexico oil spill; and the Macondo blowout) was an industrial disaster that began on Apin the Gulf of Mexico on the BP-operated Macondo Prospect, considered to be the largest marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry and estimated to be 8 percent to 31 Cause: Wellhead blowout.
Covers the science of oil spills from risk analysis to cleanup and through the effects on the environment; Includes case studies examining and analyzing spills, such as Tasman Spirit oil spill on the Karachi Coast, and provides lessons to prevent these in the future.
Deepwater Horizon oil spill of path of the oil Map depicting the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, caused by the explosion of an oil rig off the coast of Louisiana on Ap Scientists noted that the prevailing paths of the Gulf of Mexico's Loop Current and a detached eddy located to the west kept much of the oil, which covered a sizable part of the gulf some.
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.
Ingratefulrecognitionofyearsofservicetothe petroleumindustrythroughtirelesseffortsto improveresponsetechnologyandminimize environmentalimpacts,thisEditionoftheFile Size: 2MB. Background. The Deepwater Horizon “BP” oil spill was a mega-disaster characterized as the petroleum industry’s largest-volume marine oil spill in history.
This book is about oil spills and their negative effects on sea life. Ellen Felix Davie As the dust cleared, they all looked around. After a minute, El.
An oil spill is the release of a liquid petroleum hydrocarbon into the environment, especially the marine ecosystem, due to human activity, and is a form of term is usually given to marine oil spills, where oil is released into the ocean or coastal waters, but spills may also occur on spills may be due to releases of crude oil from tankers, offshore platforms, drilling.
On Apthe oil drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, operating in the Macondo Prospect in the Gulf of Mexico, exploded and sank resulting in the death of 11 workers on the Deepwater Horizon and the largest spill of oil in the history of marine oil drilling operations.
4 million barrels of oil flowed from the damaged Macondo well over an day period, before it was finally capped on. The oil spill This is the gulf of Mexico. Where lots of marine animals live. Once upon a time there was a dolphin named Delilah.
She was very adventuro. 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!Each chapter of The Gulf Coast Oil Spill includes simple explanations of scientific concepts and industry terms, making the subject matter accessible to any reader. Citations for reference and further reading are included at the end of each chapter.
Download the free Gulf Coast Oil Spill e-book here.4/5(14).Explains why oil spills occur and how they are cleaned up and suggests strategies for preventing them in the future. Did you know that an oil spill occurs somewhere in the world almost every day of the year?Berger and Mirocha focus 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 oils spills.