TITLE

SHELL GAME

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Ted
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Audubon;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 115 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the failure of tests conducted by oil companies led by Royal Dutch Shell to determine if offshore oil operations can be safely conducted in Arctic waters. Topics addressed include the planned offshore oil operations in the Beaufort and Chuckchi seas, the proximity of Shell's Arctic oil leases to Audubon Important Bird Areas, and the ecological implications of an Arctic oil spill. Also mentioned is global warming's effect on the Arctic and its animals.
ACCESSION #
91923106

 

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