HARD AGROUND: The Wreck of the Exxon Valdez, March 24, 1989

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EVOS Photo #31
A pair of oil-soaked cormorants stand in a fishnet cage in Valdez. Behind them a worker builds more pens. April 12, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #32
A sea bird, soaked with crude oil from the spill of the Exxon Valdez, rests in a small fishing net that was used to capture it on the north shore of Knight Island, Prince William Sound, Alaska. April 1, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #33
A bird rescue worker holds a grebe coated with crude oil from the Exxon Valdez oil spill, which was found on the beach of Green Island in Prince William Sound. April 1, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #34 A oil soaked common loon entangled in the sport fishing net used to capture it rests on the beach of Latouche Island, Prince William Sound. The crude oil from the Exxon Valdez spill coated many of the Prince William Sound beaches. April 4, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #35
Exxon Valdez oil spill bird rescue worker Terry McCambly on a rocky out crop in Prince William Sound with a dead bird in his net. April 4, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #36
An oil-coated sea bird struggles in the rocks on the north shore of Seal Island in Prince William Sound. March 30, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Erik Hill)
EVOS Photo #37
A cormorant soaked with oil from the Exxon Valdez oil spill on the beach of Green Island in Prince William Sound, Alaska. April 1, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #38 Terry McCambly loads a dead murre onto a rescue boat. The bird was found near Disk Island. April 1, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #39 Cathy Berg of the US Fish and Wildlife Service tries to identify dead oil soaked birds from the oil spill of the Exxon Valdez in Prince William Sound, Alaska. April 10, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)
EVOS Photo #40 Cathy Berg of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service catalogues a bird killed by the Exxon Valdez oil spill behind the DEC offices in Valdez. April 10, 1989 (Anchorage Daily News / Bob Hallinen)

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