Ethel H. Oil Spill Photographs

February 1977. Photographs by E.R. Gundlach. Contact Info:

Spill conditions: Oil in ice. Barge Ethel H. ran aground spilling No. 2 fuel oil in ice-dominated Hudson River, New York.

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Readying boom for deployment in iced-over condition. Download.


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Boom being deployed in icy waters. Download.
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Close-up of oil in ice, illustrating oil pitting. Download.


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Aerial overview of oil mixed into ice on Hudson River, NY. Download.


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