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View from the blog-o-sphereThe California Spill and the Continuance of Harmful Oil Operations

By Brittany Michelson – Environmental News Network – June 2, 2015
Plains All American Pipeline, the company responsible for the May 19th Refugio oil spill rakes in billions of dollars (over 43 billion in 2014) while birds, fish, and marine mammals drenched in oil have washed up on the shores of Santa Barbara County. In the initial few days investigators reported that 9.5 miles of ocean and 8.7 miles of coastline had been affected, but oil shifts with trade winds, and signs of oil damage have shown up further south, in the Malibu region. For full blog post, click here.

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