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  1. toptenz
    toptenz at |

    Top 10 Worst Oil Spills – http://www.toptenz.net/top-10-worst-oil-… #top10

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  2. Jack Lucky
    Jack Lucky at |

    Great compilation.

    Here is another cool Interactive Map "The Largest Oil Spills in History, 1901 to Present" http://chartsbin.com/view/mgz

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  3. nikka
    nikka at |

    WHY ISN'T THE BP OIL SPILL ON THE LIST? IT GOING CHANGE THE ENVIRONMENT FOR THE WORST.
    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/bp-oil-spill

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    1. Ashley
      Ashley at |

      It is..it's #2 on the list. :S

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      1. Jessy
        Jessy at |

        LOL

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    2. Renok
      Renok at |

      this is the one you write about its in the 2nd place 2. Deepwater Horizon, Gulf of Mexico, 2010 – 172 million gallons

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  4. Agaac1
    Agaac1 at |

    NIce list but you forgot to mention the Lakeview Gusher oil spill!!!! I wrote an article about this exact same thing here

    http://bowlofknowledge.blogspot.com/2011/09/top-5-worst-oil-spills.html

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  5. PragmaticStatistic
    PragmaticStatistic at |

    If you are into environmental disasters, check out this interactive Google Map that locates some of the above oil spills and more.

    http://myreadingmapped.blogspot.com/2011/06/interactive-map-of-environmental.html

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  6. Doug
    Doug at |

    No. 5: Can someone explain to me how this oil ended up in the Russian Arctic?

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  7. Ekaterina
    Ekaterina at |

    Comment on Fergana spill:
    – Fergana is located in the country of Uzbekistan, not Russia.
    – The spill could not get in the Russian Arctic, its the to North, about 4000 kms away. The closest sea is Caspian.

    Look at the map, authors!

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  8. Mr.Potato
    Mr.Potato at |

    Kuwait had the biggest oil spill in the world,520 million gallons! I live in Kuwait.

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