Exxon Valdez oil spill (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Context

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

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 07 December 2016.]