Russian shipwreck “Petrozavodsk” threatens Guillemots at Bear Island

3rd July 2009, 13:33
Thousands of young birds risk dying when they leave their nests from the cliffs above “Petrozavodsk”, the Russian vessel that ran aground by the coast of the Bear Island nearly two months ago. The ship is leaking diesel oil into the ocean under the nesting cliff. ..cont../..

Stewart J.
4th July 2009, 23:35
Very worrying, thanks for the link


13th July 2009, 10:27

The Russian freight ship ”Petrozavodsk”, which wrecked on the coast of the far northern Bear Island in May, is now to be emptied for oil and oil products.