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Crude shipments raise concerns about readiness on Hudson River

(Source: Poughkeepsie Journal, March 9, 2014)

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Uncertainty over how a spill would play out on the Hudson River is prompting lawsuits from environmental watchdogs and calls for a moratorium on the transport of crude oil. Regular shipments of crude oil by rail and vessel began moving down the Hudson only within the past nine months, part of a nationwide spike in crude shipping and related accidents.

Full story: Poughkeepsie Journal

Monday, March 10, 2014

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