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The clean-up: how small oil spills harm seabirds

Researchers at York University in Toronto, Canada have been looking at how oil companies in Newfoundland counter the impacts of small-scale oil spills, which can have detrimental effects on seabirds. Despite this, offshore operators are failing to monitor or track these spills properly because the legal requirements in the area are murky. York University associate professor Dr Gail Fraser, who has been looking into ways to address this issue, tells us more.

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