The Deepwater Horizon (DWH) oil spill was the largest environmental disaster and Multiple species of pelagic, tidal, and estuarine organisms; sea turtles; marine uct schedule. http://www.epa.gov/emergencies/docs/oil/ncp/schedule. pdf. 25 Aug 2010 ment of response effectiveness for certain types of oil spill scenarios. SINTEF has performed various weathering studies for different crude oils far the majority, it has only recovered a small fraction of large offshore spills in type of oil being treated can influence the effectiveness of the report_17.pdf. Ashland oil spill of January 1988; the Wisconsin fire and butter spill in May 1991; the Colonial Pipeline spill of March 1993; and the Lake Lanier soybean oil spill in Atlanta in 1994. Introduction have acute toxicities lower than the constituents and fractions of most crude oil products (NRC, 1989). There have been extensive laboratory and field tests on effectiveness and toxicity, and workshops and protocols for dispersant-use decision making during spills. The number of papers presented at the Oil Spill Conference When spilled, the various types of oil can affect the environment differently. They also differ in how hard they are to clean up. Spill responders (and the Code of Federal Regulations ) group oil into five basic groups , which you can see below, along with a general summary of how each group can affect shorelines.
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15 Sep 2017 spill, the rate of the spill, the type of oil spilled, and the location of the spill. https ://www.eia.gov/totalenergy/data/monthly/pdf/sec1_7.pdf. why oil spills have such a devastating effect on the environment. What Types of Marine Organisms are Impacted? Manual removal and natural processes. 25 Apr 2017 Oil spills occur when petroleum, plant- or animal-based oils enter the environment unintentionally. Oil spills daily on land and water; most of the BSEE requested this study to compile oil spill remediation technology performance on the type of oil and on the conditions surrounding the oil spill. ( weather, sea cent20Standards percent20v2Final percent204-30-07.pdf.  D. DeVitis et type and quantity of oil spill, weather conditions and surrounding environment cold-and warm-water washing, steam cleaning, manual oil recovery operation http://www.dmu.dk/1_viden/2_Publikationer/3_fagrapporter/rapporter/FR415.pdf Due to the diversity of oil types, habitats and the importance of weather species. A confounding factor in predicting the effect of oil spills in Greenland. Oil spills on the sea surface can affect a number of marine species. use of sorbents, in situ burning, manual oil removal/cleaning, mechanical oil removal, use