Title: Risk Assessment for Marine Spills in Canadian Waters Phase 1: Oil Spills South of 60th Parallel Author: SL Ross Publisher: SL Ross Date: January 2014 Full Report Here Summary: This report describes the data that have been collected and explains the methodology that has been applied to calculate risk estimates. This report also
The recent approval of pipeline projects in Canada is expected to increase the amount of oil tankers transiting Canadian waters.
This development, along with the steady rise of tanker movements around the world, has raised questions about the opportunities and risks for coastal and Indigenous communities, the environment and the economy. More specifically questions have arisen in the measures available to deal with oil spills, and any preventative measures to make this vessels safer.
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