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Segment 3 (The Worst Ever) #498046

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 24, 1978
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(Studio) Report on effects of tanker wreck off French coast caused by oil spill and on what must be done to clean up.

(Brittany Coast, France) Effects of oil slick caused when tanker Amoco Cadiz wrecked described; damage is to sea life and economy [Saint pol de Leon Mayor Jean Claude ROLTEL - cites number of people out of work.] Effect of damage on tourism reported [Mrs. Rene CADIOU - cites number of cancellations she's had from tourists. Thinks others will also cancel.] Demonstrations by students and fishermen in Brest, demanding government take action to prevent such tragedies, described. Govt. announcement that oil tankers will be banned from sailing closer than 7 mile off Brittany coast reported.
REPORTER: John Palmer

Hart, John;
Palmer, John

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