Then & Now: 35 Years After the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

Thirty-five years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill, what has changed? This report, Then & Now, reviews what changes have been made and what's left to improve.


Image is cover of Then and Now report. In addition to decorative graphics, two photos demonstrate the difference between oi spill response in 1989 compared to modern response. The 1989 photo shows a useless tangle of oil spill boom. The 2023 photo shows workers practicing pulling oil spill boom in a neat formation. “What we have learned and what is very important is that we can make a difference, and that we have made a difference.”

Stan Stephens, 2013


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