HARD AGROUND - Wreck of the Exxon Valdez - March 24, 1989

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The Clean-Up


03/26/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL OFFICIALS HOPE DISPERSANTS WILL DILUTE THE SPILL:
By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News reporter

03/27/89 Anchorage Daily News OFFICIALS SAY CLEANUP SKILLS WEAK FOR YEARS:
By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

04/08/89 Anchorage Daily News BUSH'S PLAN TO USE TROOPS DRAWS BARBS:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/08/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL SPILL CLEANUP BATTLE IS A LOST CAUSE:
CREWS WIN SMALL VICTORIES, BUT EXPERTS SAY SOUND'S RECOVERY IS UP TO NATURE

By LARRY CAMPBELL, Daily News Reporter

04/09/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL BATTLE IS FIGHT AGAINST FRUSTRATION:
HUNDREDS DO HARD WORK FOR LITTLE GAIN, BUT IT FEELS BETTER THAN DOING NOTHING

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/12/89 Anchorage Daily News CLEANUP PLANS INCLUDE ISSUES OF BEARS AND GUNS:
By DAVID HULEN, Daily News reporter

04/13/89 Anchorage Daily News CRITICS QUIET DOWN AS EXXON PAYS BILLS:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/14/89 Anchorage Daily News VETERAN OF ANOTHER SPILL SAYS CLEANUP IS A LONG HAUL:
By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

04/15/89 Anchorage Daily News ADMIRAL WANTS TO WATER BLAST OILED BEACHES:
COAST GUARD COMMANDANT'S CALL TO ACTION GETS A MIXED RESPONSE

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/16/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON SUBMITS ITS CLEANUP PLAN:
Daily News staff and wire,

04/17/89 Anchorage Daily News BATTLE AGAINST OIL TAKES VARIED FORMS ACROSS THE MILES:
Daily News staff, wire reports,

04/18/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON'S OIL CLEANUP PLAN RECEIVES MIXED REVIEWS:
By STAN JONES, Daily News reporter

04/20/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SHIP TO SKIM OIL NEAR SEWARD:
ALASKA SPILL WILL BE FIRST GENUINE TEST FOR VESSEL

By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/21/89 Anchorage Daily News FISHERMEN MASTER LOW TECH OIL CLEANUP:
THREE MEN USING RUBBER RAFTS, BUCKETS AND FLOUR SCOOPS MATCH WORK OF SKIMMERS

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/21/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SKIMMER GOES LOOKING FOR OIL PATCHES:
By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

04/22/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SHIP SKIMS OIL; HOW MUCH IS UNCERTAIN:
By PATTI EPLER and STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporters

04/23/89 Anchorage Daily News LONG, HARD BATTLE:
OIL STILL CLINGS TO THE BEACHES

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

04/23/89 Anchorage Daily News SOVIET SKIMMER'S GEAR CHOKES ON OIL; WILL TRY AGAIN:
By GEORGE FROST, Daily News reporter

04/24/89 Anchorage Daily News GULF STORM HAMPERING OIL CLEANUP:
HIGH WINDS, WAVES CHASE EVEN SOVIET SHIP FROM DUTY

By STEVE RINEHART, Daily News reporter

05/02/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON RELEASES NEW BEACH PLAN:
SOME GULF AREAS MAY BE SKIPPED; EMULSIFIED OIL SPOTTED AT CHIGNIK

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

05/03/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON WANTS WAIVERS:
PLAN INCLUDES WASTE DISPOSAL

By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

05/04/89 Anchorage Daily News AGREED: CLEANUP IS WORK:
THE OIL RETURNS AGAIN AND AGAIN

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

05/05/89 Anchorage Daily News STATE SAYS EXXON PLAN IS "UNACCEPTABLE':
By PATTI EPLER, Daily News reporter

05/25/89 Anchorage Daily News SHOVEL AND BAG: CLEANING GULF BEACHES IS SLOW AND HARD:
By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News outdoors editor

07/30/89 Anchorage Daily News INDEFINEABLE GOAL CONFOUNDS SPILL FORCE:
WHEN SHOULD CLEANUP END?

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

07/31/89 Anchorage Daily News INSTANT CIVILIZATION SPRINGS UP IN SOUND:
FLOATELS' TAKE THE EDGE OFF WILDERNESS DUTY

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

08/07/89 Anchorage Daily News BACTERIA DEVOUR SPILLED OIL:
MICROORGANISMS MAY BE THE BEST BEACH CLEANERS

By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News outdoors editor

08/15/89 Anchorage Daily News SPILL SCIENTISTS GIVE UP ON CLEANING CHEMICAL:
TOUTED COMPOUND FAILS TO EFFECTIVELY CLEAN BEACHES

By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News outdoors editor

08/25/89 Anchorage Daily News A FEW BEACHES TO BECOME LABS FOR SPILL STUDIES:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

09/16/89 Anchorage Daily News DISASTER NOT OVER:
EXXON CLEANUP ENDS, BUT PROBLEMS PERSIST

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH and TOM KIZZIA, Daily News reporters

09/17/89 Anchorage Daily News OIL LURKS UNDER BEACHES:
By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News reporter

09/17/89 Anchorage Daily News ONCE OIL HIT THE WATER, THE CAUSE WAS LOST:
By CRAIG MEDRED, Daily News outdoors editor

12/05/89 Anchorage Daily News EXXON RINGS UP $1.9 BILLION CLEANUP BILL, SKINNER SAYS:
By DAVID BRISCOE, The Associated Press

09/16/90 Anchorage Daily News DECIDING WHAT'S CLEAN:
SOME SPILLED OIL REMAINS; PEOPLE DIFFER ON JUST WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH and TOM KIZZIA, Daily News reporters

03/19/91 Anchorage Daily News STATE "SURRENDERS' TO SPILL:
STATE OFFICIALS PLAN SMALL SUMMER CLEANUP EFFORT, DROP CALL TO REMOVE ALL OIL BURIED UNDER BEACHES

By CHARLES WOHLFORTH, Daily News Reporter

04/10/91 Anchorage Daily News HOT WASHING OILY BEACHES WAS MISTAKE:
NOAA SAYS MARINE LIFE "COOKED'

By DAVID WHITNEY, Daily News reporter

07/23/91 Anchorage Daily News CLEANUP ENDS, BUT SPILL DAMAGE STILL NOT KNOWN:
By MARILEE ENGE, Daily News reporter

05/14/92 Anchorage Daily News CLEANUP CREWS START FOURTH, LIKELY FINAL YEAR ON SPILL:
By ROSANNE PAGANO, The Associated Press

05/23/97 Anchorage Daily News OLD OIL BETTER LEFT IN PLACE, ACTIVISTS SAY:
By NATALIE PHILLIPS, Daily News Reporter

08/24/98 Anchorage Daily News STYLIST PATENTS OIL-SPILL SUCKING PILLOWS OF HAIR:
By SHEILA TOOMEY, Daily News Reporter

   
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