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NOAA Photo Library Image - line1662

Pepco's Chalk Point Generating Plant on the Patuxent River. A pipeline carrying oil to this plant burst and spilled 100,000 gallons of oil into Swanson Creek on April 7, 2000.

Image ID: line1662, NOAA's America's Coastlines Collection
Location: Maryland, Chesapeake Bay
Photo Date: 2000 April 11
Photographer: Mary Hollinger, NODC biologist, NOAA


Category: Coastline/Chesapeake Bay Maryland/Problem Pollution/

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