Mōtītī Blue and the Oil Spill: A Story from the Rena Disaster

M t t Blue and the Oil Spill A Story from the Rena Disaster On October a large container ship grounded on a reef off the coast of the Bay of Plenty spilling an estimated tonnes of heavy fuel oil into the ocean The impact was devastating not only f

  • Title: Mōtītī Blue and the Oil Spill: A Story from the Rena Disaster
  • Author: Debbie McCauley Tamati Waaka Sarah Elworthy
  • ISBN: 9780473268695
  • Page: 263
  • Format: Hardcover
  • On 5 October 2011 a large container ship grounded on a reef off the coast of the Bay of Plenty, spilling an estimated 350 tonnes of heavy fuel oil into the ocean The impact was devastating, not only for the people of the area, but for the many thousands of birds and sea creatures who were covered in the toxic oil One of these oiled birds, a little blue penguin we ve nameOn 5 October 2011 a large container ship grounded on a reef off the coast of the Bay of Plenty, spilling an estimated 350 tonnes of heavy fuel oil into the ocean The impact was devastating, not only for the people of the area, but for the many thousands of birds and sea creatures who were covered in the toxic oil One of these oiled birds, a little blue penguin we ve named Motiti Blue, was rescued and treated at the Te Maunga Oiled Wildlife Response Centre This is the story of his recovery and release Written in both English and Maori, this bilingual book includes colour photographs, fact boxes, maps, graphics and a timeline.

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    1. Motiti Blue and the Oil Spill is a narrative nonfiction story from the Rena shipping disaster that happened off the coast of Tauranga on 5th October 2011. In the days that followed 350 tonnes of oil sunk to the seabed and polluted 400km of the pristine Bay of Plenty coastline. This bilingual children's picture book tells the story of Motiti Blue, a little blue penguin caught up in Rena's oil slick. It follows his journey through rescue, rehabilitation and release back into his natural environmen [...]

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