After the Oil Spill

April 2014
Australasian Science;Apr2014, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p24
The article discusses a research aimed to provide an independent account of the fate, impact and influence of the oil spill that occurred on August 21, 2009 in Montara, Australia four years after the spill. It presents key findings on the impact of the spill on the fish of the Timor Sea, reefs and shoals, sea snakes and turtles, seabirds and shorebirds at Ashmore Reef and coastline and mangroves. The scientific legacy of the spill is also explored.


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