Massive offshore oil well leaked 10,500 litres into the ocean off Australia’s coast for TWO MONTHS – but officials ‘covered it up’ and still won’t reveal where it happened

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May 182017
 

The leak went on for up to 60 days and spilled oil at a rate of up to 175 litres a day, a spokesman told Daily Mail Australia. But Nopsema declined to reveal exactly where the spill occurred or the company involved, only that it occurred in the North West …
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No oil leaks into Lake Tahoe from boat fire, officials say

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Aug 172016
 

RENO, Nev. – The U.S. Coast Guard says firefighters protected Lake Tahoe’s famously clear water as they quickly snuffed out flames shooting out of a docked tourist cruise boat. The agency said Wednesday that the Tahoe Queen had 800 gallons of diesel fuel …
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Officials Performing Dye-Tracer Test in Review of Oil Leak

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Jun 162016
 

The waters of a wildlife refuge near Washington may turn a bright peach color as officials do a dye-tracer test to try to determine how mineral oil leaked from a Dominion Virginia Resources substation into the Potomac River earlier this year. The …
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Fire officials called to oil leak at Three Oaks Senior High in Summerside

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May 242016
 

Cleanup is now underway after an oil leak at Three Oaks Senior High School in Summerside, P.E.I., over the weekend. Someone working around the grounds noticed the leak and called for help, said Summerside FireCchief Jim Peters. The oil tank had sprung a …
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Oklahoma Earthquakes 2015: Tremors Rise As Oklahoma Officials Struggle To Stem Fracking Wastewater Flow

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Oct 142015
 

NORMAN, Oklahoma — The ground shook throughout Oklahoma in recent days, including near the crucial Cushing oil storage hub. A 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck Oct. 10 just miles from the fields of white round tanks that hold the largest share of U.S …
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JKLM, officials address ongoing water issues after chemical leak

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Oct 032015
 

Mashek said drilling activity by JKLM has been suspended at the Reese … which was discovered during the spill response. Beyond that, a steady rain in June mobilized the phosphonic acid, causing it to migrate to the northeast pad corner and down the …
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Accomack County officials plan for avian flu threat – Delmarva Daily Times

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Sep 182015
 

Delmarva Daily Times

Accomack County officials plan for avian flu threat
Delmarva Daily Times
Planing for the potential threat of an avian influenza outbreak has been the subject of the Accomack County departments of public safety and public works' meetings and correspondence, according to information given to the Board of Supervisors.
Georgia's poultry industry on alert as risk of bird flu increasesWSB Atlanta
Ag officials prepare for possible avian bird flu outbreakThe Star Democrat
Nigeria lost 79134 birds worth over N85 million to Avian InfluenzaNaija247news
The Hill –Online Athens –WSB Radio
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100 California Officials Ask Gov. Brown for Fracking Moratorium

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May 152015
 

Jerry Brown to halt fracking to protect California’s water supply from contamination during a devastating drought. In a letter being unveiled today at a press conference at the Democratic State Convention in Anaheim, officials warn Gov. Brown that …
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Political tremors: Kansas officials link earthquakes to fracking-related process

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Jan 212015
 

During hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” operators use a mixture of saltwater and chemicals to break underground rock formations in order to release oil and gas. Then, to get rid of the water, operators inject it deep into disposal wells.
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