Wyoming Oil Spills Total 220000 Gallons In 2014, Already Double Amount … – Huffington Post

Wyoming Oil Spills Total 220000 Gallons In 2014, Already Double Amount
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FILE – In this May 22, 2014 file photo provided by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, a 25,000-gallon oil spill burns in the Powder River Basin southeast of Buffalo, Wyo., after officials deliberately ignited the crude in what they say was their best

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Oil spill boss sees improvements in federal preparedness – Vancouver Sun


Vancouver Sun
Oil spill boss sees improvements in federal preparedness
Vancouver Sun
OTTAWA — The man who would lead the response to a West Coast oil spill disaster, and who last year questioned federal leadership on the issue, says Ottawa is acting to resolve almost all of his concerns. Kevin Gardner is president of Burnaby-based …

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Fracking no threat to water if wells are sound – Bristol Press

Fracking no threat to water if wells are sound
Bristol Press
One of the biggest worries, for example, has been that the hydraulic fracturing of deep underground rock to release the natural gas within it could somehow cause that gas to leak upward and contaminate drinking water supplies many thousands of feet

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Tipped tanker, potential chemical spill closes roads near Hill Air Force Base – Deseret News


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Tipped tanker, potential chemical spill closes roads near Hill Air Force Base
Deseret News
None of the acid spilled, but it caused concern about a potential chemical hazard. "Like most chemicals, chlorine and everything else at certain concentrations is hazardous to human health and human life. So that's the precaution," said Dean Hunt
Tipped tanker with flouride chemicals closes Clearfield andStandard-Examiner

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Vancouver-bound train spills diesel fuel – The Columbian


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Vancouver-bound train spills diesel fuel
The Columbian
The rock that caused the spill slid onto the center of the tracks from a nearby cliff, Melonas said. The train struck the rock, rupturing the engine's fuel tank. Response contractors contained the spill and began unloading the remaining fuel and
BNSF contains diesel spill on rail line near UmatillaAccess Washington
Train diesel spill south of Pasco containedMid Columbia Tri City Herald
BNSF cleaning up diesel spill near Columbia RiverKTVZ
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Oil Spill at Elementary School – WLOS


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Oil Spill at Elementary School
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Pools of red fuel oil made for a troubling discovery at Brush Creek Elementary as crews try to figure out just how much has seeped into the ground. Wilcox says they are missing 5,000 gallons of oil. Emergency Management crews have so far removed about …

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I-20 reopened after chemical spill – KTAL


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I-20 reopened after chemical spill
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Interstate-20 has reopened in Shreveport between Jewella an Hearne Avenues following a chemical spill this morning. At about 10 a.m. a double trailer from Old Dominion Freight Line was traveling westbound on I-20. The driver noticed that a chemical was …
I-20 being reopened after chemical spillShreveport Times
Shreveport residents evacuated after chemical spill allowed to r – KSLA News KSLA-TV
Shreveport residents evacuated after chemical spill allowed to return to homesBayoubuzz
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Oil spill reported in Burke County – Bismarck Tribune

Oil spill reported in Burke County
Bismarck Tribune
About 20 barrels of oil and five barrels of brine have spilled in Burke County after an equipment failure at an oil well. Kris Roberts, an environmental geologist with the state Department of Health, said Oasis Petroleum owns the well on land it leases
20 barrels of oil spill in Burke Countyseattlepi.com

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Wyoming Oil Spills Total 220000 Gallons In 2014, Already Double Amount … – Huffington Post

Wyoming Oil Spills Total 220000 Gallons In 2014, Already Double Amount
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(AP) — An oil boom in Wyoming has a filthy side effect: A string of accidents from a remote gulley in the Powder River Basin to a refinery in downtown Cheyenne already has made this year the state's worst for oil spills since at least 2009, state

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A Fracking Disaster: Scientists Directly Link Fracking To Earthquakes and … – PoliticusUSA

A Fracking Disaster: Scientists Directly Link Fracking To Earthquakes and
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Well, fair or not, there is now a direct link between fracking and increased earthquake activity according to a team of scientists at the same time Republicans threatened to force construction of the leak-prone Keystone pipeline directly over newly

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