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Daily Archives: July 2nd, 2011

ExxonMobil pipeline bursts in Montana, spilling crude oil into Yellowstone River

Excerpt: As if we need­ed anoth­er reminder that the oil indus­try is a dirty indus­try… An Exxon­Mo­bil pipeline run­ning under the Yel­low­stone Riv­er in south cen­tral Mon­tana rup­tured late Fri­day, spilling crude oil into the riv­er and forc­ing evac­u­a­tions. The pipeline burst about 10 miles west of Billings, coat­ing parts of the Yel­low­stone Riv­er that run […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Our Environment
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