The importance of serious oil spill contingency planning cannot be overemphasized. It is not enough to have consultants punch out thick "contingency planning" documents which end up sitting in cabinets. One must have a core of experts in government and industry, trained in the latest technologies, armed with the best equipment and materials and prepared to respond on a 24-hour basis to major spills wherever they may happen in Canada.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings of the 9th Environmental Workshop on Offshore Hydrocarbon Development, British Columbia, 4-7 May 1980.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Arctic Institute of North America

    3426 North Washington Boulevard
    Arlington, VA  United States  22201
  • Authors:
    • Ross, S L
  • Publication Date: 1980

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 372-389

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00331687
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Arctic Science and Technology Information System
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Proc
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1981 12:00AM