6. Environmental impacts
1 March 2021
We look at the environmental impacts of oils spills from the immediate effects on eco-systems and habitats to prospects for long term recovery. While an incident remains in the public eye, images of oiled coastlines and wildlife can influence a great deal of debate and decision making. But what's the truth about the impact an oil spill can have on the environment?
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