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New Zealand Oil Leak

Little Oil Seen After Grounded Ship Splits In New Zealand

AP | Posted 03.10.2012 | Green

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — One half of a cargo ship that ran aground on a New Zealand reef three months ago began sinking into the ocean Tuesday....

WATCH: Rescued Penguins Return To Wild

Posted 12.22.2011 | Green

More little penguins tasted freedom last week after they were cleaned of oil from this year's spill in New Zealand. The October spill, which was ca...

WATCH: Penguins In Sweaters

Posted 12.21.2011 | Green

How can you save a penguin from an oil spill? Knit him a sweater! Last week, a New Zealand yarn store put out a request for knitters of the world ...

Stranded Ship Becoming New Zealand's Worst Environmental Sea Disaster

AP | By NATACHA PISARENKO | Posted 12.11.2011 | World

TAURANGA, New Zealand — The condition of a stricken cargo ship stuck on a reef and leaking oil off the coast of New Zealand worsened Wednesday, ...

Oil From Stuck Ship Reaches New Zealand Beach

AP | NICK PERRY | Posted 12.10.2011 | World

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Forecasts of heavy ocean swells Monday thwarted marine crews trying to pull oil from a leaking ship stuck on a reef of...

Crews Will Pump Oil From Leaking Ship

AP | NICK PERRY | Posted 12.09.2011 | World

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Small amounts of oil from a container ship stuck on a reef for days began washing up at a popular New Zealand beach on...

Large Ship Stuck On Reef Off New Zealand Is Leaking Oil

AP | Posted 12.06.2011 | Green

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- Authorities say a large container ship stuck on a reef off the coast of New Zealand is leaking oil. Maritime New Zealand s...