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‘No proof’ Greek vessel activity led to oil leak off Brazil coast – ship manager

The manager of an oil tanker being probed by Brazilian authorities in connection with an oil spill off the country’s coast has found “no proof” of the vessel conducting activities that may have led to …

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Argentine coast guard opens fire on Chinese fishing vessel – SeafoodSource

Argentine coast guard opens fire on Chinese fishing vessel  SeafoodSource

A ship belonging to the Argentine coast guard shot at a Chinese fishing vessel allegedly fishing illegally within the country’s exclusive economic zone.

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Fuel oil leaks in Mississippi River after vessel strikes pier; river traffic restricted

The U.S. Coast Guard shut down a 10-mile stretch of the Mississippi River at New Orleans on Thursday after a Singapore-flagged vessel struck a pier near Nashville Avenue and leaked an estimated 4,200 gallons of fuel oil into the water. The accident spread …

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Argentina fires on Chinese vessel ‘fishing illegally’ – ABC News – ABC News


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Argentina fires on Chinese vessel 'fishing illegally' – ABC News
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In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 photo released by Argentina's Coast Guard, a soldier fires at the Chinese fishing boat named Jing Yuan 626 in Argentine waters. The operation was called off by Argentina's foreign ministry after the vessel was chased for

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Oil leaking from capsized vessel in San Francisco

The US Coast Guard and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response responded to the report of the capsized and sunken 112-foot freight barge, Vengeance, leaking diesel fuel and hydraulic oil, south of the Bay …
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Numerous vessel delays caused by oil leaks in Venezuela

The American P&I Club issued a report, informing that several oil leaks, in the last year, resulted in delays in the loading and discharging of vessels at the key Venezuelan ports of Bajo Grande and Jose. Maritime laws prohibit oil-stained tankers from …
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Braving 15-metre high waves on board Antarctica research vessel – Aljazeera.com (blog)


Aljazeera.com (blog)

Braving 15-metre high waves on board Antarctica research vessel
Aljazeera.com (blog)
Antarctica – It is the harshest, coldest and windiest continent on Earth. No journey there is ever uneventful. It comes as no surprise then that the day after I set sail from Hobart, Australia for a month on-board the research ship Akademik Treshnikov

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Chinese research vessel Xuelong returns after completing Antarctica expedition – Shanghai Daily (subscription)


Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Chinese research vessel Xuelong returns after completing Antarctica expedition
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
CHINESE research vessel and icebreaker Xuelong, or Snow Dragon, docked in Shanghai on Tuesday, wrapping up the country's 32nd scientific expedition to Antarctica. During the expedition, the researchers discovered the world's largest known canyon …

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Arctic drilling support vessel heading to Ore. for repair

Arctic offshore drilling is bitterly opposed by environmental groups that … They say oil companies have not demonstrated they can clean up a spill in ice and that burning petroleum from the region will add to global warming already melting sea ice …
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Coast Guard Rescues Australian Fishing Vessel In Antarctica – Huffington Post


Huffington Post

Coast Guard Rescues Australian Fishing Vessel In Antarctica
Huffington Post
The U.S. Coast Guard has rescued the crew of a ship that was trapped in the Antarctic ice for nearly a week. The Antarctic Chieftain, a 207-foot Australian-flagged fishing vessel, called for help on Feb. 10 when it suffered damage to three of its four
US Coast Guard icebreaker frees boat stranded near AntarcticaCNN
Seattle-ported Polar Star rescues fishing vessel near AntarcticaThe Seattle Times (blog)
Pictures: Ice-bound fishing vessel close to open water in AntarcticaTVNZ
Reuters –The Maritime Executive
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