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Coastal Restoration Projects In Wake Of Refugio Oil Spill Focus Of Wednesday Night Forum In Santa Barbara

Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 8:22am

Aerial view of May, 2015 oil spill at Refugio State Beach

Last year’s oil pipeline rupture in Santa Barbara County led to a cleanup effort which lasted for months, and cost more than $100 million dollars.

Now, work is underway on assessment of the environmental damage to come up with potential restoration projects.

Tonight, researchers involved in the effort will hold a forum in Santa Barbara to talk about the process which is underway.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story.

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