Santa Barbara: 4.2 Million Gallons spilled-an oil leak off the shore of Santa Barbara leaked for 12 days.
-Prisoners scattered tons of straw to soak up those oil
-senator gayiord a. nelson started earth day
Sansinena: 1.26 million gallons-explosion split vessels sasinena in half in Los Angelas harbor.
-within 2 hours Booms & containment gear were deployed
-gear was used for 120 days
"Amoco Caoliz:68.7 million gallons"-American Super tanker broke in 2 on rocks.
-3 miles off the coast of Brittany,France
Exxon Valdez:10.8 Million Gallons"-american takerfillzed to capacity with heavy oils.(alaska's prince williams sound)
-otters,fish,and birds died
- 1 bilion clean up fund
Lxtoc:140 million gallons-exploratory well " blew out" (Yucatan Pennisula)
-brought under control March 1980
-gushed mud color oil & other gases