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The OC oil pipeline may have been damaged up to a year prior to the spill

Investigators said Friday that an underwater oil pipeline off the southern coast of California was likely damaged by a ship’s anchor from several months to a year before it ruptured and sent the oil into…

Pipeline may have been damaged last year – CBS Los Angeles

Huntington Beach The US Coast Guard says the oil pipeline may have been damaged a year ago, and now has the massive task of checking the records of every ship that has sailed through or…

Nearly a week after the spill, there is no definitive count of the amount of oil spilled off the coast of OC

Nearly a week since oil first appeared in the waters off Southern California, the amount of oil leaking from an underwater pipeline ruptured is still unknown — although experts say it’s easy to calculate. Although…

Broken pipeline sends 126,000 gallons of oil into the ocean

Efforts to clean up the massive spill that closed many beaches and left birds and marine life covered in oil continue off the coast of Orange County on Monday. Officials say the damaged pipeline that…

Divers identify broken pipeline as source of ongoing oil spill in Gulf of Mexico

Divers at the site of the ongoing oil spill that appeared in the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane Ida identified the apparent source as a one-foot-diameter pipeline that was displaced from a trench on the…

Divers identify broken pipeline as source of Gulf oil spill

Washington (AFP) – Divers at the site of the ongoing oil spill that emerged in the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane Ida have identified the apparent source because a one-foot-diameter pipeline spurted out of a…

Divers recover a body believed to be that of a missing man near Newburyport docks

Divers found a body Sunday evening believed to be that of a man last seen early Saturday morning near the docks of a boat club in Newburyport. He was last seen around 1:30 a.m. Saturday…