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Galveston Bay Oil Spill - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

August 2, 2014

Galveston Bay Oil Spill

Workers pull an oil absorbent boom across a small inlet on the East End of Galveston, Texas on Monday March 24, 2014, as they try to prevent heavy fuel oil from washing into a drain pipe near the East End Flats. More than 160,000 gallons of heavy fuel oil spilled into the bay after a barge collided with a ship near the Texas City Dike.

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