Posts Tagged ‘oil spill’

Oil Began to Flow, 35 Years Ago…

Source: History Channel- (June 20, 1977- June 20, 2012)  Thirty-five years ago today, and with a flip of a switch in Prudhoe Bay, crude oil from the nation’s largest oil field begins flowing south down the trans-Alaska pipeline to the... Read more

A Not-so-happy Anniversary: The Exxon Valdez

By Newsbyrd staff- For environmentalists worldwide, not to mention the wildlife in Alaska’s Prince William Sound, March 24, 1989, was a day not soon to be forgotten. And, as an almost fitting anniversary present on the eve of the... Read more