area effected
by the spill

Exxon Valdez.: 20 years after the ecological disaster the oil is still there
immediate environmental

Exxon Valdez oil spill clean-up
 the clean up

long term environmental

economic impacts

lessons learned



Answer the following questions using the web links provided
or those of your choice.

Watch the video of the devastating economic impacts for the residents Cordova, Alaska.

1.  What was the immediate economic loss from the oil spill?

2.  What was the original judgement against Exxon and how much of
     the original amount did the residents of Cordova Sreceive?

3.  Do you feel that Exxon has fairly paid the residents of Cordova
     Alaska for their losses? Explain your position.  














Created and maintained by
Pat DeCandia
May 08, 2010