November 2002 - Spain oil spill: species affected

A list of species potentially affected by this spill

European shag (Phalacrocorax aristotelis)
Photo | Information

Black legged kittiwake
(Rissa tridactyla)

Harbour porpoise
(Phocoena phocoena)

Iberian guillemott
(Uria aalge ibericus)
Picture & Information

Northern gannet
(Morus bassanus)

Balearic shearwater
(Puffinus mauretanicus)
Photos & Information

Given the ship's new position near Las Islas Cíes National Park, more species such as peregrine falcons are at risk (more on this from Nature...).

Information on marine breeding birds on the Las Islas Cíes - the islands closest to where the ship is now positioned.

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