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firewatch

Set up a small scale oil spill and demonstrate the difficulties faced by those given the task of cleaning up the real thing. Cleanup attempts will be made using a variety of common materials under good and poor conditions. A brief examination of the effects of spilled oil on marine and aquatic life will also be performed.

Concepts

  • Pollution
  • Materials Science
  • Environmental Hazards