IB outcome: Explain the causes and impacts of any one recent human-induced hazard event or disaster.
- Gulf of Mexico: 25% of the US oil supply
- Deepwater Horizon: Owned by Transocean, under a Marshall Island flag of convenience
- Chartered by BP
- April 20 2010
- 3 leaks
- 5000 barrels of oil released every day
- 87 days to plug the leak
Complete part 1 of the shared document. Start at 20:00
Ask yourself. Why did they not have a plan?
Part 2 Environmental and Social Impacts
Complete the rest of the document as we watch the following clips
Carl Safina: The Oil Spill’s Unseen Villain start at: 9:00
Vice: Crude Awakening start at 3:00 to 12:00
Post CS exercise:
Now that we have all of our CS, create a table with scales of 1 to 5 for each of the following and place all four hazards on it.
speed of onset