Tuesday, 21 October 2014
‘It Will Never Be The Same’: North Dakota’s 3.5 Million-Litre Oil Spill One Year Later
One year ago, when more than 20,000 barrels (3,528,000 Litre) of crude oil spilled from a pipeline and soaked a wheat field in Tioga, North Dakota, the public almost never knew about it. After the spill was discovered by a lone farmer, it was not reported for nearly two weeks, and only after reporters from the The Associated Press asked about it specifically. Details here.