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Alaska North Slope crude spilled into the Pacific Ocean about 11/2 miles off Huntington Beach, Calif., last week from a tanker involved in a lightening operation. The oil leaked the afternoon of Feb. 7 from the 82,300 dwt American Trader, chartered to a British Petroleum affiliate by American Trading & Transport Co., New York. BP took responsibility for the spill and began clean-up efforts. Various sources estimated the spilled volume at 6,000-8,000 bbl, 2-3% of the amount of the March 1989

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