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Why DID thousands of crabs and lobsters wash up dead in the North East last ...

The Daily Mail 15 Nov 2022
... fishing crews warned that sparse catches offshore following the event were 'catastrophic' for their livelihoods ... involve blasting the sea floor with airguns and measuring the echoes in an effort to search for offshore oil and gas reserves, and could have killed the crustaceans.
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‘We were treated worse than animals’: Mouldy food, isolation and suicides – life at an ...

Metro UK 02 Nov 2022
Offshoring refugees in this way has been blasted for being ‘cruel, inhuman and degrading’ by critics – and yet, the UK is still planning to send asylum seekers abroad in a controversial partnership with Rwanda ... However, it is not where the refugees are relocated to that’s the problem, she adds, but offshoring as a practise in general.
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Norwegian airport briefly closed after drone spotted

Waco Tribune-Herald 19 Oct 2022
Police said no suspects had been identified ... West puts on scoring show in 89-0 blasting of Maypearl. Numerous drone sightings have been reported near Norwegian offshore oil and gas platforms and infrastructure in recent weeks ... The blasts happened off both Sweden and Denmark — in international waters but within the countries’ exclusive economic zone.
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Gas Leak on Nord Stream 2 Stops, Pressure Stabilizes - Danish Energy Agency

Urdu Point 01 Oct 2022
On Monday, several explosions damaged both Nord Stream offshore pipelines transiting gas from Russia to Europe. The blasts took place on the segments of pipelines in the Danish waters near the island of Bornholm ... ....
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Germany, Denmark, Sweden Seek to Form Joint Group to Probe Nord Stream Incidents

Urdu Point 01 Oct 2022
On Monday, several explosions damaged both Nord Stream offshore pipelines transiting gas from Russia to Europe. The blasts took place on the segments of pipelines in the Danish waters near the island of Bornholm ... ....
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Americans Are Criminally Insane, by Larry Romanoff

The Unz Review 18 Aug 2022
In the report, the research revealed that the Americans used massive underwater blasts to trigger huge tidal waves that would inundate coastal cities around the world ... The project was successful, and tests proved that a series of offshore blasts could produce powerful waves higher than ten meters.
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At long last, retired naval officer Jeff Daudert set to sail Bayview Mackinac Race

Detroit news 16 Jul 2022
Detroit — It was on Jeff Daudert's bucket list ever since he could remember ... "Eleven months later, my first son was born. We didn't do it that year, either ... We watched everybody else have a blast.". Daudert is a rookie to the Mackinac race but not necessarily to sailing, as he's had a passion for years and has done offshore racing. More ... ► When.
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West Coast dockworkers still talking after contract expires

McDowell News 06 Jul 2022
They are taking place against the backdrop of surging imports that left backlogs of ships anchored offshore, and declining exports ... HAVE A BLAST ... Last month, Biden signed the Ocean Shipping Reform Act — meant to make shipping goods across oceans cheaper — and blasted the ...
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Futility of magical thinking when climate evidence is all around us

Business Day 24 Feb 2022
Mike Schussler and John Fraser’s opinion piece on the protests against offshore seismic blasting (“It’s time to show smug greenies the red card”, February 10) and Patrick Bond’s thoughtful response ("‘Red card’ the environment? Rather apply full-cost accounting”, February 15) ...
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Strong winds sweep through parts of California

Napa Valley Register 02 Feb 2022
... by high pressure over the interior of the West creating flow toward the coast and offshore ... A rare winter wildfire that erupted in the same region during a blast of offshore winds on Jan.
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Life after Deepwater Horizon: the hidden toll of surviving disaster on an oil rig

The Guardian 06 Jan 2022
She was searching for news about her husband, Stephen, who worked on an offshore oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico where a massive explosion had occurred. The blast took place the day before Stephen was scheduled to return home from his latest three-week hitch on the rig, a semisubmersible floating unit called the Deepwater Horizon.
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Thousands of starfish killed by extreme weather are washed up on a beach in Wales ...

The Daily Mail 04 Jan 2022
Scientists have previously blamed seismic surveys, which involve blasting the sea floor with airguns and measuring the echoes in an effort to search for offshore oil and gas reserves, for the deaths of whales and other marine life. The blasts, which are loud enough to penetrate ...
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Rouda passes on bid for redrawn California seat, avoiding intraparty battle with Porter

The Hill 04 Jan 2022
Harley RoudaHarley Edwin RoudaOvernight Energy & EnvironmentCalifornia lawmakers clash over oil spill California Democrats blast offshore drilling in oil spill's wake 'Blue wave' Democrats eye comebacks after losing reelection MORE (D-Calif.) is passing on a campaign for a ...
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Global Energy and Haizea to build wind tubular rolling facility

Power Technology 03 Dec 2021
UK-based energy service contractor Global Energy Group (GEG) and Spanish wind energy engineering firm Haizea Wind Group have agreed to build an offshore wind tubular rolling facility in the Scottish Highlands. The Nigg Offshore Wind (NOW) facility will be built at the Port of Nigg with an investment of more than £110m ($146m).
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Shell seismic blasting exploration of S.African coast will kill wildlife, destroy ecosystems 

Hong Kong Standard 27 Nov 2021
"Many sea creatures will be affected, from whales, dolphins, seals, penguins to tiny plankton that will be blasted," Janet Solomon, of the environmental group Oceans Not Oil, said.  ... The survey will create a 3D model of possible offshore energy reserves, using sound waves created by blasts of compressed air.

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