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My turn: State should blow up Bligh Reef

...gusts and barometric pressure at the Bligh Reef Light in Prince William Sound. Maybe...the tug, Pathfinder, grounded on Bligh Reef a week ago Wednesday. The Exxon...the Port of Valdez, ran aground on Bligh Reef again and ripped off the scabs from...
Tug grounded on Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound

VALDEZ - A 136-foot tug doing an ice survey in Prince William Sound grounded on Bligh Reef and two of its fuel tanks were damaged. The Coast Guard is responding. The fuel tanks contain an estimated 33,500 gallons...
Coast Guard investigates tugboat grounding

...parallel investigations into the tugboat grounding on Bligh Reef last week. The marine safety office in Valdez is conducting...been routine and uneventful until it struck notorious Bligh Reef last week on the way home from an ice-scouting mission...
Fuel removed from damaged tugboat

...the undamaged tanks of a tugboat that went aground on Bligh Reef has been removed. Crowley Marine Services spokesman...was headed back to Valdez, grounded on the infamous Bligh Reef Dec. 23. That's where the Exxon Valdez went aground...
Fuel off-loaded from tug

...remove fuel from a damaged tugboat that went aground on Bligh Reef - the same reef encountered by the Exxon Valdez oil tanker...was headed back to Valdez, grounded on the infamous Bligh Reef. When the tug grounded, it sustained significant damage...
Exxon Valdez spill effects linger the time the nation's largest oil spill.The 987-foot tanker, carrying 53 million gallons of crude, struck Bligh Reef at 12:04 a.m. on March 24, 1989. Within hours, it unleashed an estimated 10.8 million gallons of thick, toxic...
From the archives: Grounded tanker spills 270,000 barrels of oil off Alaska

...largest spill in U.S. history.The Exxon Valdez, a 987-foot tanker owned by Exxon Shipping Co. Inc., struck Bligh Reef about 25 miles from Valdez, the northernmost ice-free port in the United States, spilling an estimated 270,000...
Lawmakers, bill reflect on Valdez spill

...pivotal events in your life," she added. At 12:04 a.m. March 24, 1989, the oil tanker Exxon Valdez struck the Bligh Reef in Prince William Sound carrying oil from the Trans-Alaska Pipeline terminal. The spill resulted in approximately...
Sea otters declared recovered from 1989 Exxon Valdez spill

...than 53 million gallons of Alaska North Slope crude oil, strayed from shipping lanes on March 24, 1989, and struck Bligh Reef. The damaged supertanker leaked 10.8 million gallons. Crude oil flowed southwest along nearshore waters all the way...
Senate panel hears Exxon Valdez funding measure

...appropriate on this day, "to say there's still unfinished business yet to do."The 987-foot Exxon Valdez struck Bligh Reef near Valdez on March 24, 1989, spilling about 11 million gallons of oil into Prince William Sound. Several lawmakers...
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