TITLE

Iran's floating oil stores threaten British beaches

AUTHOR(S)
Hamer, Mick
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/17/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1782, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that the British government is pressuring Iran to stop treating the anchorage off Lyme Bay, in Dorset, as a parking lot for giant oil tankers. Fears of an oil slick; Explosion and sinking of the Cypriot-registered tanker the Haven in the Mediterranean near Genoa; Impact of the war between Iran and Iraq; Three main deep water anchorages; More.
ACCESSION #
9109021496

 

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