The 1989 Exxon Valdez disaster in Alaska was the nation’s largest oil spill in our history – before the Deepwater Horizon oil spill 21 years later that devastated the Gulf of Mexico. It was on March 24, 1989 when the 987-foot tanker, which was carrying 53 million gallons of crude, struck Bligh Reef, off the … Read moreA Look at the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill: Any Lessons Learned?
Pollution is everywhere – in our air, water and land – and stems from various sources. Land pollution specifically is caused by the dumping of waste and garbage and the introduction of toxins into the environment. Acid rain, the spreading of water pollution to surrounding beaches and riverbanks, litter and even new construction sites can … Read moreReversing Pollution Damage to Our Land