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Massive Umbilo River crude oil spill linked to theft

Transnet Pipelines (TPL) said the spill, which had been contained, had been the result of an attempted theft incident on the underground crude oil pipeline …

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Tropical Storm Isaias spreads dead zones in Severn River, killing thousands of fish

Strong winds from Tropical Storm Isaias caused oxygen-depleted water at the bottom of the Severn River to mix with the rest of the water column, killing at least 10,000 fish Tuesday, the Maryland …

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Russia oil spill into Arctic river spurs Putin to declare state of emergency after 20,000 tons leak

A state of emergency has been declared by Russian President Vladimir Putin after tens of thousands of diesel fuel leaked into a river within the Arctic Circle …

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Delaware River Overseer Can Regulate Fracking, Groups Say

The Natural Resources Defense Council told a Pennsylvania federal court it’s essential for the quality of water in the Delaware River Basin that an interstate commission maintain its authority to …

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Dispute Grows Over Possible Fracking Waste Flowing Into Mon. River

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Belle Vernon Mayor Claims Fracking Waste Is Flowing Into The Monongahela River

BELLE VERNON, Pa. (KDKA) – A dispute is growing over fracking waste finding its way into the Monongahela River. The state DEP says there is no proof, but the mayor of Belle Vernon say it’s just not …

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What the petrochemical buildout along the Ohio River means for regional communities and beyond

The vast majority of petrochemical production in the United States has always taken place along the Gulf Coast. But, drawn by low-priced shale gas from fracking in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia …

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From 2010: Leak spews oil into Kalamazoo River

From 2010: Leak spews oil into Kalamazoo River A leaking pipeline spilled about 840,000 gallons of oil into a creek leading to the Kalamazoo River, according to Enbridge Energy Partners. Check out …

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Another Settlement Reached Over Columbia And Snake River Dams Leaking Oil

Operators at Chief Joseph Dam in eastern Washington will now have to reduce pollution from oil spills that leak into the Columbia River. That’s after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently reached …

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Army Corps reports suspected oil leak into Snake River

RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Up to 300 gallons of oil may have leaked into the Snake River from a power-generating turbine at Lower Monumental Dam. The Tri-City Herald reports the Army Corps of Engineers …

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