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Coast Guard: Tanker sunk by U-boat off L.I could be leaking oil

Is the British oil tanker Coimbra – torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat off Long Island 76 years ago – still leaking? That’s the question the U.S. Coast Guard wants to answer when the ship is examined during a deep drive starting next week. Capt.

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Three illegal fishing crews apprehended off South Texas coast – KRIS Corpus Christi News


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Three illegal fishing crews apprehended off South Texas coast
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Three boat crews reportedly engaged in illegal fishing off the South Texas coastline have been interdicted, according to the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG). The Coast Guard, along with Customs and Border Protection National Air Security Operations Center …

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Are hurricanes to blame for fish dying and ‘dead zones’ appearing on NC’s coast?

It extends throughout the U.S. North Atlantic and Pacific Ocean basins.” The major hurricanes over the … Large amounts of floodwater and organic matter can lead to dead zones in the estuary, where fish and other creatures can’t live.

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Coast Guard interdicts illegal fishing crew, seizes 900 pounds of fish – KRIS Corpus Christi News


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Coast Guard interdicts illegal fishing crew, seizes 900 pounds of fish
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Coast Guard law enforcement crews interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged illegally fishing in federal waters off the South Texas coast, Monday afternoon. USCG says crews stopped the vessel with a total of four Mexican fishermen engaged in

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2 ducklings, 1 duck recovering after April 12 Mississippi River oil spill: U.S. Coast Guard

About 10:30 a.m. last Thursday (April 12), the Coast Guard reported a Singapore flagged general cargo ship, the PAC Antares, hit the pier and was leaking high-sulphur fuel oil into the Mississippi River near mile marker 100. The leak was plugged by 1:21 …

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A Budding Energy Economy On The Texas Gulf Coast Is Not Without Its Risks

But a few years later, almost overnight, fracking unleashed huge amounts of new domestic gas … billion being pumped into plans for other export terminals up and down the Gulf Coast. And the fact that the global dynamics of all this changed so quickly …

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Coast Guard: Barge leaks nearly 10,000 gallons of oil into the Mississippi River

The Coast Guard said Sunday almost 10,000 gallons of oil leaked into the Mississippi River in New Orleans. Around 6 a.m., the Coast Guard said it received a report at 6 a.m. of a barge breaking away from its towing vessel reportedly due to a passing vessel …

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Lawyer: 13-Year-Old Oil Leak Off Louisiana Coast a ‘Long-Term Problem’

A 13-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico remains a “long-term problem” without a clear solution for eliminating chronic slicks that often stretch for miles off Louisiana’s coast, a government lawyer recently told a federal judge. Up to 16 oil …

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Union Pacific and BNSF look to Gulf Coast chemical plants for future growth

BNSF also has a large Gulf Coast network. The new plants in Texas will soon … That is because of abundant supplies courtesy of fracking, the controversial drilling method that allows producers to get natural gas trapped in difficult-to-access rock …

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Union Pacific and BNSF look to Gulf Coast chemicals plants for future growth as earnings loom

BNSF also has a large Gulf Coast network. The new plants in Texas will soon … That is because of abundant supplies courtesy of fracking, the controversial drilling method that allows producers to get natural gas trapped in difficult-to-access rock …

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