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State gets handle on oil spills

7/12/12 (Thu)

Emergency plans to react to an oil spill were in their infancy 15 months ago. Today they’ve grown – and continue to grow – into a plan to protect the region.
That’s what state, federal and tribal officials say about the steps that have been taken to safeguard the environment from solids, liquids or hazardous material that may be mishandled.