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Impacts

Despite the best efforts of those involved in a response, oil spills may impact marine ecological resources and functions, as well as marine and estuarine shorelines, with various factors affecting impact severity and recovery rate. Spills also have the potential to affect property and impair commercial activity, resulting in economic loss.

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Impacts of Oil Spills on Marine Ecology PDF Good practice guidance
Impacts of Oil Spills on Shorelines PDF Good practice guidance
Economic Assessment and Compensation for Marine Oil Spills PDF Good practice guidance