TITLE

Eco war

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Randy
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
Earth Island Journal;Spring91, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the environmental effects of the 1991 Persian Gulf War. Oil pollution of the Saudi Arabian coast; Existence of oily black rain in several Middle East countries; Burning of oil wells; Wellhead fire temperatures of over 2,000 degrees; Presence of smoke clouds; Recovery operations.
ACCESSION #
9611103550

 

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