+ a framework for determining the compensable value of damages due to contamination to wetlands in the niger delta of nigeria victor abaecheta akujuru a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of the degree of doctor of philosophy. Executive summary this report discusses the issue of concern because an oil spill is considered to be a disaster for both for human beings and the. Remember that a thesis is a position that you are setting out to argue a statement that no one disputes, such as “oil spills are bad for ocean life,” is not worth arguing, as you have no one to convince instead, choose a claim that could spark reasonable disagreement, such as “the exxon valdez oil spill is responsible for two. This thesis statement is not debatable first, the word pollution means that something is bad or negative in some way further, all studies agree that pollution is a problem they simply disagree on the impact it will have or the scope of the problem no one could reasonably argue that pollution is good example of a debatable. Topic: bp oil spill, major public relations issue introduction and thesis bp oil spill was also popularly known as the deepwater horizon oil it was one of the worst oil spill disaster in the history in humans this is based on the amount of damage it had on in regards to the economy, environment and. A thesis submitted to the faculty of graduate studies in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of master potentially be used for bioremediation and enhanced oil recovery in the environment as the result of an oil spill, the microbes will clean up the contaminated.
13 problem statement during a crisis it is important to communicate with the organisation's stakeholders in order to keep the good relationship therefore it is also important for bp to make use of the correct strategies when they face a crisis like they did with the oil spill in 2010 in this thesis i will attempt to analyse the. Can help in detecting minor spills before they cause widespread damage this thesis examines the characteristics and applications of different sensors with regard to oil spill surveillance laser fluorosensors, such as the scanning laser environmental airborne fluorosensor (sleaf) sensor operated by environment. Univeristy of south florida a stakeholder analysis of the bp oil spill and the compensation mechanisms used to minimize damage an honors thesis katelyn brennan 11/29/2013 in the course of the investigation a real time flow rate analysis, that contradicted the statements made by bp, was compiled. The socio-environmental implications and effects of the gulf oil spill: impact on citizens, rights, and recovery in the debate over accountability honors thesis quickly became the largest offshore oil spill in united states history of local and national viewpoints allowed me to support different claims or statements made by.
A thesis approved by the faculty of environmental sciences and process engineering at the 37 corporate social responsibility and the oil companies operating in the niger delta region of nigeria 47 what do the regulations say about oil spillage and gas flaring in nigeria89 471 legislations. The recent devastation to the gulf of mexico caused by the deepwater horizon drilling rig explosion and subsequent spill of close to 5 million barrels of crude oil has caught the world's attention this is the largest marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry, though it is hardly an isolated incident top 20 highly.
Consider the following example thesis statement: “the oil industry has had serious effects on the environment as demonstrated by the impact of massive oil spill on wildlife, the uncontrolled fires and explosions caused by oil and oil derivatives, and the melting of the polar ice caps caused by climate change. 11 problem statement the purpose of this project is to identify the effect that surface modifications have on the urban heat island phenomenon and related ozone problem in the metropolitan area of chicago il the basic hypothesis is that urban, summertime temperatures can be significantly lowered by increasing.
And other materials used in the council's decision process arlis also houses the public copies of the administrative records for the 1994 exxon valdez oil spill restoration plan, the document that guides the trustee council's restoration work, and the final environmental impact statement for the 1994 restoration plan. Statement 2 this thesis is the result of my own independent work/ investigation, except where otherwise stated other sources are acknowledged by explicit oil and gas industry the department of petroleum resources reports that there were over 4,200 oil spill incidences in nigeria over the last 50 years, ranging from.
The 1979 ixtoc i and 2010 deepwater horizon are the two largest accidental oil spills that have occurred in history, and both have been near united states waters after an oil spill occurs, ecology, human health and economy are major concerns specifically, this thesis discusses the impacts of oil spills on microbes, marine. It simply states an unproven fact: that the deepwater horizon oil spill is the largest man-made disaster in us history in order to be successful, a thesis must be arguable and supported by evidence if we consider that a thesis must be a statement that reasonable people may disagree with and a position.