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Longhorn Pipeline Spills 50,000 Gallons Of Oil In Bastrop County Texas

Longhorn Pipeline spilled 50,000 gallons of crude oil in Bastrop County, Texas early Thursday morning The spill occurred just before 9:00 am while a maintenance tasks were being performed Residents within a one-mile radius of the spill were evacuated and those within a two-mile radius were asked to stay in their homes The Longhorn Pipeline is owned by Magellan Midstream ...

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Two More Oil Spills Discovered On The Dakota Access Pipeline That Occurred In March

Two more oil spills have been  discovered involving the Dakota Access Pipeline On March 3, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled 84-gallons of oil On March 5, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled 20-gallons of oil On April 4, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline spilled another 84-gallons of oil Earlier in the month, it was discovered that the controversial Dakota ...

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Dakota Access Pipeline Already Had A Small Leak In South Dakota In April

On April 4, 2017, the Dakota Access Pipeline had a small leak in South Dakota The pipeline leaked 84 gallons due to a mechanical leak Authorities say no public drinking water was contaminated In March the pipeline was vandalized in two different states Earlier this week it was discovered that the strongly opposed Dakota Access Pipeline leaked 84-gallons of oil on ...

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House Joint Resolution 69 aims to allow the killing of hibernating bears and wolf pups on Alaskan federal refuges

House Joint Resolution 69 passes House vote threatening the lives of all animals on 76 million acres of Alaskan federal refuges The resolution would allow the killing of black bear cubs and mothers with cubs at the den It would be allowed for wolves and coyotes to be killed during denning season The use of barbaric steel-jaw and strangulation neck ...

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Almost 6-years later Fukushima Daiichi radiation levels are the highest they have ever been

Radiation inside Fukushima Daiichi Reactor 2 is at a shocking 530 sieverts an hour Scientists are baffled at the extremely high level of radiation 10 sieverts of radiation is enough to kill a human in 3-weeks The Fukushima Daiichi has been leaking radiation for 6-years straight On Friday, March 11, 2011, the world witnessed the largest nuclear disaster in modern ...

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The Dakota Access Pipeline is the protest that needs attention but is getting none.

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe continues to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline. The $3.78 billion pipeline is being built by Dakota Access, LLC, a unit of Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners. The pipeline that can push up to 570,000 gallons of crude oil per day. The Iowa Utilities Board granted eminent domain to Energy Transfer Partners. Dakota Access, LLC has filed ...

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