by Jeff Spross Aug 20, 2014
Officials shut down 15 miles of the river and closed intake valves to prevent the fuel from entering drinking water supplies.
by Emily Atkin Jul 29, 2014
"Yes, I'm concerned," lead researcher Charles Fisher said. "The ocean is under a lot of pressure ... and the deep sea is starting to feel it as well."
by Tom Kenworthy Jul 29, 2014
They are happening twice a day “and usually without anyone telling residents.”
by Katie Valentine Jul 8, 2014
The small Quebec town is struggling to come to terms with the losses the crash inflicted.
by Ari Phillips Jun 30, 2014
“Then the birds started coming in, and when the tide went out it left thousands of them. We tried to treat them but we didn’t know what we were doing. This was the first time this had ever happened. And they all died.”
by Katie Valentine Jun 23, 2014
Floodwaters caused a storage tank to dip down onto a bank, damaging a valve that caused oil to leak out of the tank.
by Emily Atkin Jun 11, 2014
Exxon's argument against the case would make the Clean Water Act a "meaningless jumble of words," a federal judge ruled.
by Joanna M. Foster May 15, 2014
A 20 inch wide, above-ground oil line ruptured last night around 1 a.m., sending a geyser of oil 30 feet into the air according to local reports.
by Katie Valentine May 13, 2014
Because the well is under confidential status, the size of the spill isn't being released.
by Jeff Spross May 9, 2014
The spill started Sunday and was contained to the creek by Wednesday, but it's only the latest in a rash of spills that have already occurred this year.