Reviews history of oil spills in U.S. coastal waters; identifies Federal, State, and international legal authorities governing oil spill prevention, response, and cleanup; examines threat of future oil spills; describes Nov. 2007 oil spill in San Francisco Bay; and summarizes recent legislative activity. Includes graphs.
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