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Oil Spills in the Mediterranean and Black Sea Regions

Oil Spills in the Mediterranean and Black Sea Regions

Proceedings of the First Conference on Oil Spills in the Mediterranean and Black Sea Regions, 15th-18th September 1998, Istanbul, Turkey

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Published by Bogazici University Printhouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Mediterranean Sea,
  • Black Sea,
  • Oil pollution of the sea,
  • Turkey

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9185943M
    ISBN 109755181504
    ISBN 109789755181509

    traffic. In the Mediterranean,.one of the regions of heaviest tanker traffic is probably to the southwest of Malta. The chances of major accidental oil spills occurring in this area are un­ comfortably high. The likely effectsof such major oil spills would be catas­ trophic both to our natural marine en­Author: Victor Axiak. Major Oil Spills Around the World / Torrey Canyon On 18 March, the “Torrey Canyon” carrying , tons of oil struck Pollard's Rock in the Seven Stones reefFile Size: 3MB.

    Turkey has suffered a number of medium to large tanker spills: INDEPENDENTA (); FAHIRE GUNERI (); JAMBUR () & NASSIA (). The majority of clean-up was undertaken using vacuum trucks and manual methods. In the tanker VOLGONEFT broke up in the Sea of Marmara, spilling about 1, tonnes of Heavy Fuel Oil. The Black Sea is now a cesspit for the six riparian states of Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Romania and Bulgaria. The rivers of 10 other countries also bear the effluent of million people.

      Mediterranean and Black Sea. The map of cumulative human impacts highlights the widespread distribution of drivers, and resulting impacts, throughout the Mediterranean and Black Sea (Fig. 1).Regions of medium-high to very high impact (% of the total area) are found within the Alboran Sea, the Gulf of Lyons, the Sicily Channel and Tunisian Plateau, the Adriatic Sea, off the Cited by: Oil pollution of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea was investigated at 5 stations from Syria in and 23 stations from Mediterranean Sea in August The oil level was determinated using references Iraq crude oil and chrysene.


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Oil Spills in the Mediterranean and Black Sea Regions Download PDF EPUB FB2

Together with the companion volume Oil Pollution in the Mediterranean Sea: Part II - National Case Studies, it addresses both national and international measures in the region, making it of relevance to the agencies and government bodies tasked with remediating or preventing oil pollution, as well as policymakers and practitioners in the fields.

For the first time a statistical analysis of oil spill beaching is applied to the whole Mediterranean Sea. A series of probability maps of beaching in case of an oil spill. About this book. International experts in the field of oil spill response, including reprsentatives from 26 NATO countries, participated in a workshop in Canada to discuss their experience in the development and application of current and emerging technologies for oil spill response in the marine Range: £ - £   Although there has not been any major maritime oil spill incident within the Mediterranean region, accidents are considered as inevitable occurrences and the risk of one happening in the near future cannot be ruled by: 2.

This book (Part II of a volume on “Oil Pollution in the Mediterranean Sea”) presents a review of knowledge on oil pollution in the Mediterranean Sea, through a series of national and regional.

The Copernicus Sentinel-1 mission is monitoring the oil spill in the Mediterranean (Thyrrenian Sea) following a collision between two merchant ships on Sunday 7 October A Tunisian cargo ship is reported to have struck the hull of a Cypriot container ship in waters north of the French island of Corsica.

The Offshore Mediterranean & Black Sea Oil & Gas Activity Map Launch event: Offshore Mediterranean Conference, Ravenna, Italy, March As exploration and development in the Northwest Europe region continues to recede, oil companies are pushing the search for oil and gas into regions that previously had not been Size: KB.

The table below lists the major accidental oil spills in the Mediterranean since The HAVEN and IRENES SERENADE incidents rank among the ten transporting Russian and Caspian oil from the Black Sea to Europe and other world markets.

In terms Preparedness in UNEP Regional Seas Regions. Regional Marine Pollution Emergency Response Centre for the Mediterranean Sea. ••> The region includes the Mediterranean Large Marine Ecosystem.

Private sector and NGOs actors and initiatives. to ensure good coordination by the oil industry in case of a major oil spill incident in the Mediterranean. Under Annex 1 which states for Prevention of Pollution From Oil At Sea the special area’s are namely; Mediterranean Sea, black sea, the Baltic region, Red sea, Gulf, antarctic, Gulf of Aden, north west European waters etc.

Honestly there is few more places in the list which you can check out on IMO official site; from link over here. Oil spills in Black Sea (Russia) Decem A leak on a Russian oil pipeline caused an oil spill in the Black Sea near the port of Tuapse, Russia.

The incident occurred on Wednesday and it was confirmed by the Russia’s emergencies ministry, but the ministry did not reveal the size of the spill.

Rich in wildlife and biodiversity, the Black Sea is sadly on the way to becoming just that – a sea blackened by pollution, oil spills and other environmental threats. WWF is working along the coast, in the water and throughout the region to protect one of the world's largest inland seas.

This is a reverse-chronological list of oil spills that have occurred throughout the world and spill(s) that are currently ongoing. Quantities are measured in tonnes of crude oil with one tonne roughly equal to US gallons, Imperial gallons, barrels, or calculation uses a median value of for the specific gravity of light crude oil; actual values can range.

This book, named “Oil Spill along the Turkish Straits Sea Area; Accidents, Environmental Pollution, Socio-Economic Impacts and Protection”, consists of 7 chapters and 42 papers contributed by 59 researchers from 20 institutions, and cover wide range of topics regarding the historical accidents along the Sea of Marmara and Turkish Straits.

Studies in the Mediterranean Sea have also shown positive correlation between ship accidents and oil spills [3]. In the Black Sea there have been a few studies of marine oil pollution (e.g. [4]). There is no operational monitoring system to control oil spills and the sea water quality in the region.

The Black Sea region is characterized by the. Otay, E.N., Yenigün, O. (), “An oil spill in the Bosporus: The Gotia accident,” Proc. of the 3 rd Intl Conf on Oil Spills in the Mediterranean and Black Sea Regions, SepOtay, E.N.

(), “Impact Assessment of the Gotia Accident on Emirgan Pier,” Expert Witness Report, Sarıyer Civil Court. The decrease in oil spilt into the sea was achieved despite a rise in oil consumption and related imports (EUROSTAT, a,b,c). This rise in imports has led to a higher risk of oil spills since over 90 % of oil products in Europe are transported by sea.

Furthermore, the drilling in these regions is not restricted to shallow waters. While there are 13 jackups drilling in the Mediterranean and Black Sea, there are also two mid-water rigs, a. Downloadable.

Recent major spills on European coasts have highlighted the primary policy relevance for the EU of oil spills. This paper assesses the risks related to carrying oil to the EU along the route from the Russian Black Sea coast to Sicily, Italy (one of the most congested and strategically relevant European import routes).

We develop a methodology based on Fault Tree Analysis, and we. Oil spill in the Mediterranean Sea after two ships collide between Corsica and France.

Two merchant ships collided north of the French island of Corsica on Sunday, causing a mile fuel spill in Author: Richard Hartley-Parkinson. Regions // Black Sea; Black Sea.

The Black Sea is the world's most isolated sea. It is connected to the oceans via the Mediterranean Sea through the Bosphorus, Dardanelle and Gibraltar straits, and linked with the Sea of Azov in the northeast through the Kerch Strait. incidental and operational spills from oil vessels and ports, over.Regional Association of oil and natural gas companies in Latin America and the Caribbean (ARPEL) UK Spill, British Oil Spill Industry Association; Conservation of Clean Air and Water in Europe (CONCAWE) The global oil and gas industry association for environmental and social issues (IPIECA) Mediterranean Oil Industry Group (MOIG).Alan R.

Longhurst, in Ecological Geography of the Sea (Second Edition), Continental Shelf Topography and Tidal and Shelf-Edge Fronts. The Mediterranean Sea comprises two deep basins, connected with the Atlantic Ocean across a sill depth of only m at the Straits of Gibraltar. The Black Sea is landlocked except for its connection with the Mediterranean through the Bosphorus; this.