Are all oil spills in the ocean?
No, oil spills may happen in rivers and harbours too.
from oil spills
Simply, oil spills into the ocean from either a leak at a refinery, a breach in the equipment on an ocean oil rig, or from a leak in a ship carrying oil.
If your topic is oil spills in the ocean 'How was oil spilled in the Mississippi River?' is not a good question to ask.
Oil spills in the ocean can cause animals to be harmed because they become coated with oil and so does their food.
Oil spills can effect the ocean and environment because it polutes the ocean and the air which can start to cause global warming, (WEATHER AN CLIMATE CHANGE).
It will be very dangerous
Simple, you just burn the oil which will be on top of the water. All the oil will burn up leaving just the ocean.
Oil is lighter than water.
Yes, because if there's less oil than less oil ships will be crossing the ocean and less oil spills will happen.
mOstly by pOlluting the Ocean with their careless Oil spills.
oil spills happen because people are careless and and instead of emptying there tank they dump it in the ocean and cars driving on beaches.
oil spills and pollution in the ocean
yes caboolture river has oil spills all the time it is very common for its oil spills
It has killed many animals and has poluted the ocean alot!
They don't do it intentionally. Spills are accidents.
Oil spills,Trash on beach,and there could be Invaders
Oil spills only happen when oil is accidentally tipped into the ocean. But if there is a war going on the enemies might try to spill oil into the ocean.
Oil spills into the ocean and also land pollution.
pollution, oil spills, endangered animals, etc
No, as a matter of fact it helps the invirement.
Oil spills are usually occured by a leak in the ocean killing out whales and dolphins. Hope I helped x Alex Perkins, 12 years old .. x
sinks special boats that suck up oil that is floating on top of the ocean.
oil spils can kill a lot of animals so be careful of sailing
The ocean can become polluted with oil spills, industrial dumping, littering, and raw sewage.
the ocean used to be...until we added oil spills.
It affects it by killing animals and polluting ocean water.
You can use Human hair to help clean up Oil Spills
I will rephrase your question a bit: Do all crude oil spills impact the environment? Oil occurs in naturally in the Gulf of Mexico and in the ocean, coming from oil seeps on the sea floor. The concentrations are low enough so the impact is minor. Numerous oil spills occur every year with only minor impact to the environment. Some oil is spilled when tankers complete their loading or unloading. The environmental impact in these… Read More
Per year the volume is very low. Some years we have none at all. They also tend to be cleaned up quickly. We have a world that rarely, if ever, has any spills! We would like a world with no spills, but we also would like to be alive in this world. Without fuel, we die. Nature also spills oil. The tar pits are an example of natural seepage.
we dump sewage in the ocean, and we also have many oil spills
the government can stop overfishing and also reduce oil or chemical spills
oil spills will occur, and eventually the rain will wash it into the ocean
Pollution, Oil spills, Overfishing and ocean currents
Firstly, the oil is collected by the local Oil Collection Group, or 'OCG's. Then the oil is sold as lube to the housewives of the local towns and villages.
humans effect the ocean because of littering, pollution, oil spills & fishing.
Oil spills affect humans because oil spills are dangerous
Using microorganisms to remove a toxic substance. For example the use of bacteria to degrade oil in large oil spills into the ocean.
oil spills are bad for plants because the oil spills will kill the plants
It saves and reuses resources, saves money, can earn you money, decreases the making of oil and plastic, and if we stop forging for oil, saves the ocean to, from all the oil spills, and plastic&trash and etc... It's the right thing to do.
The simple answer is oil can kill coral. But, not all spills kill coral. There are many factors at play. Not all coral reefs are the same, and not all oil spills are the same. Please see the related link, which contains additional links. You can find more information by doing a google search.
A boat or ship that is carrying oil hits something and the oil falls out into the ocean or a drill hits the bottom of an oil well and people can't close it.
Im not a master at this subject, but people have used bacteria to break down oil into safer substances. As for birds, I believe that if they are lucky enough to be found, they can be cleaned of oil
the animals were affected by the ocean the fish the sharks any thing that has gills were affected and seals and whales cause the oil
pollution could be one problem. Another problem is oil spills. That happens a lot when getting oil from the ocean bottom.
Oil spills affect marine animals by the dangerous chemicals that endanger thousands of lives in the ocean. One oil tank that spilled will affect millions of marine animals. It will take months or maybe years to clean these oil spills. So please, TAKE CARE OF THE EARTH!it also endangers their homes yea so take care of the earth!!!
This is a very difficult question. The answer is probably yes, because there have been so many spills. Once the oil spill is dispersed into the ocean, after a long period of time, it may be hard to distinguish from oil from a natural oil seep.
Usually it happens when an oil carrying boat hits a reef of in some cases an iceberg and tears or rips the hull open, when this happens the oil spills into the ocean.
It can definitely contribute to oil spills.
Oil Spills In almost all oil spills, thousands of organisms die. Please see related questions for animal death tolls for a specific oil spill.
They become polluted by people throwing away trash into the water. And by landfills on the ocean and oil spills. Then all this garbage travels all over the oceans killing marine life.