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Federal Studies Suggest Oil Platforms In Santa Barbara Channel Aren’t Contaminating Fish

Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 12:55am


Two just released reports from federal researchers find there isn’t a higher incidence of contamination in fish near oil platforms than those in other nearby natural sites.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports scientists studied three species of fish living around oil platforms in the Santa Barbara Channel, and the San Pedro Basin.

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