Exxon

The spill

When did the spill occur??

March 24, 1989, 9:12

Where did the spill occur??

Alaska , prince william sound

How and why it occurred???

The boat went over a sligh reef and split open the boat and spilled everywhere.

The damage done??

Many species of animals were harmed such as: 2000 sea otters, 302, harbor seals, 250000 sea birds died, 250 bald eagles, 22 killer whales, billions of salmon and herring eggs.

Methods of cleaning up?

Hot water, high pressure, mechanical equipment to clean beaches.

Lasting effects?

Death of the animals.

Citations of where I got my information?