What Happens When an Oil Spill Occurs?
ES0703  Predicting Impact

This animation will show which environmentally sensitive areas would be affected by an oil spill under three different wind conditions. Each simulation shows wind at 15 knots per hour.

  !   Click one of the wind direction buttons below the map and watch the animation. Move your cursor over the image to see which areas would be affected by the oil.

Lenni Armstrong, informmotion

9. Use different colors or symbols to mark the areas of impact during each wind condition on the map on your student answer sheet.


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