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(@philip)
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11/08/2020 12:42 am  

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(@hutch)
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11/08/2020 12:48 am  

Here is an article on the spill.

 

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mauritius-environment-idUSKCN256153


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11/08/2020 12:48 am  

This Forbes article is very comprehensive and provides valuable insight into the use of satellite forensics and how we can develop early warning systems and better ocean awareness to prevent these disasters.

 

https://www.forbes.com/sites/nishandegnarain/2020/08/09/how-satellites-traced-the-fateful-journey-of-the-ship-that-led-to--mauritius-worst-oil-spill-disaster/#affab805b428


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(@hutch)
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11/08/2020 12:48 am  

Here is an update from LiveScience.

 

https://www.livescience.com/mauritius-oil-spill-from-space.html


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(@hutch)
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14/08/2020 7:26 pm  

Here is an update on the spill from Vogue that includes some background on Matter of Trust and their history of involvement in spill cleanups using hair to absorb the oil.

 

https://www.vogue.com/article/mauritius-oil-spill-human-hair-donation-haircuts-salons


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15/08/2020 11:02 pm  

Here is an article outlining the overwhelming local volunteer response to combat the damage to this profoundly important coastline.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/14/world/africa/mauritius-oil-spill.html


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16/08/2020 10:44 pm  

Here is a video from Deutsche Welle that displays the damage and discusses the issue.

 

https://youtu.be/hzfd1HTH-EA


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