Galapagos oil spill update - Lava Gull threatened

Subject: Galapagos oil spill update - Lava Gull threatened
From: John Gamblin <>
Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2001 20:40:52 -0800 (PST)
Mike Simpson <> wrote:

Unfortunately, the ship in question was apparently
shipping fuel oil to the Galapagos to run the
generators which power the facilities used by
bird-watchers and other visitors to the islands.

It is therefore difficult to see how any initiative to
protect such sites from similar tragedies can be


Perhaps it's TIME to think of power alternatives:

Perhaps if the means and needs for the fuel demand
were change?


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