In 1989, the Exxon Valdez oil tanker ran aground in Prince William Sound, spilling 11 million gallons of crude oil, impacting miles of Alaska's coastline and killing millions of animals. The impact of this spill was truly BP Oil Spill. Gulf Oil Burns. PDF | The 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill and the 2010 BP oil spill were the largest Random samples of residents of Cordova, Alaska, and south Mobile County, Alaska Accidents and Spills. BP's vast Prudhoe Bay oil field on Alaska's North Slope represents 8 percent The North Slope Spills Analysis investigates risks to Alaska's crude oil is an agreement between the State of Alaska, BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc., and ARCO, during a Government Initiated Unannounced Exercise of the BP Alaska Greater Prudhoe Bay Oil Spill. Contingency Plan in July 2018. Photo by Steve Pearson,
31 Oct 2006 Production is down 75% from a peak of almost 1.6 million barrels a day in 1988, and Alaska's importance for BP has dimmed, as new fields in
BP's operations in and around Prudhoe Bay account for about 55% of Alaska's oil and gas production, according to the company. The oil giant has had several spills and leaks in Alaska over the years. A 2006 spill due to a corroded pipeline released almost 4,800 barrels of crude, The first, on March 19, involved about 37 gallons of crude oil spilling inside one company building. Two weeks later, on March 30, a 352-gallon outdoor oil spill happened at a different location. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation confirmed to BuzzFeed News that BP Alaska did report the March 30 event. BP's agreement with Hilcorp includes selling its 49 percent stake in the Trans Alaska Pipeline System, which carries oil 800 miles through the Alaska wilderness, from the North Slope oil fields at Prudhoe Bay to the port at Valdez. Alaska Accidents and Spills BP's vast Prudhoe Bay oil field on Alaska's North Slope represents 8 percent of America's domestic oil production. But as detailed in this ProPublica report, a rash of BP's subsidiary in Alaska will pay a $25mfine under a settlement announced on Tuesday that comes five years after more than 200,000 gallons of crude oil spilled from company pipelines on the North The Exxon Valdez oil spill was a manmade disaster that occurred when Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker owned by the Exxon Shipping Company, spilled 11 million gallons of crude oil into Alaska’s Prince BP has been operating Alaska’s Prudhoe Bay oil field for 40 years, the most productive U.S. oil field of all time. Safety issues are nothing new for BP. In 2006, BP spilled more than 260,000
8 Nov 2012 The spill of March 2006, which went undetected for days, was the North Slope's biggest oil spill on record. About 213,000 gallons leaked out of a
27 Aug 2019 The deal includes BP's operating stake in Prudhoe Bay, the largest-producing oil field in U.S. history, as well as all its Alaskan pipelines. The framework can be used to clarify the complexity of oil spill impacts, Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska; the 1999 Erika oil spill off the MT Hebei Spirit oil spill in South Korea; the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill,
19 Nov 2008 The ex-head of an EPA probe into BP pipeline spills in Alaska claims the Justice Department prematurely shut down the investigation.
19 Apr 2011 The BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused social disruption and The Alaska community was considered "ground zero" for the 1989 oil spill.
WASHINGTON, March 14 - The largest oil spill to occur on the tundra of Alaska's North Slope has deposited up to 267,000 gallons of thick crude oil over two acres in the sprawling Prudhoe Bay production facilities, forcing cleanup crews to work in temperatures far below zero to vacuum and dig up the thick mixture of snow and oil.
27 Aug 2019 The deal includes BP's operating stake in Prudhoe Bay, the largest-producing oil field in U.S. history, as well as all its Alaskan pipelines. The framework can be used to clarify the complexity of oil spill impacts, Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound, Alaska; the 1999 Erika oil spill off the MT Hebei Spirit oil spill in South Korea; the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, 4 May 2011 “Today's settlement with BP Alaska imposes a tough penalty and requires the company to take action to prevent future pipeline oil spills on the 19 Apr 2011 The BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused social disruption and The Alaska community was considered "ground zero" for the 1989 oil spill. 18 Jul 2011 bp-oil-spill-alaska.jpg. Photo credit: Ryan McFarland via Zieak/CC BY. BP can't seem to get enough of letting oil loose. It must be quite a rush
National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling Even as land-based oil production extended as far as the northern Alaska BP oil spill cash rebuilds eroded Louisiana pelican island. By JANET McCONNAUGHEYFebruary 4, Alaska to look at oil spill plan requirements. By BECKY 1 Jul 2019 Fixing the Problems That Caused the BP Oil Spill of Hilcorp Alaska's controversial Liberty project, the first offshore oil drilling development in