Exxon Valdez oil spill

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note

On 24 March, a major oil spill occurred when the Exxon Valdez oil tanker struck Bligh Reef in Alaska’s Prince William Sound.

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Exxon Valdez oil spill". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5732, accessed 20 October 2014.]