In the thick of it

日期:2019-03-07 01:15:06 作者:綦燎 阅读:

By Fred Pearce MOST seabird populations hit by the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Alaska have still to show signs of recovery over a decade after the disaster, say scientists from the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Their findings flatly contradict the claims of both Exxon, the oil company responsible for the spill, and other researchers who say that all affected species are well on the road to recovery, if not back to normal. David Irons and colleagues in Anchorage surveyed seabird populations over eight years in Prince William Sound,