Three tons of oil leaked from a ruptured fuel tank on the Great Barrier Reef

Oil that leaked from a coal-carrying ship stranded on the Great Barrier Reef has dispersed into the ocean, and crews prepared Thursday to transfer the ship’s remaining oil to eliminate any further environmental risk to the world’s largest coral reef.

Excerpt from The Jakarta Post.

I’ve been thinking if Indonesia can handle this kind of disaster. Do we have proven emergency response preparedness?

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