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Focus on the Final 2014 Marine & Rail Oil Transportation Study

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15-08-011March 2015January 2021
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Author(s) Lisa Copeland
Description This study and the report were authorized by the Washington State Legislature in April 2014.
The objective of this study is to analyze the risks to public health and safety, and the environmental impacts associated with the transportation of oil in Washington State.
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Keywords bakken crude by rail, bitumen, oil by rail, oil spill risk, oil spill response plan, oil spill contingency plan, oil spill, oil spill prevention, oil spill response equipment

2014 Marine & Rail Oil Transportation Study

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Oil Spill Financial Responsibility

The Definition of Oil

Oil Spill Plans from Railroads

Reporting Oil Movement by Rail

Vessel/Rail Traffic Risk Assessment