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Coastal areas are susceptible to man-made disasters, such as oil spills, which not

only have a dreadful impact on the lives of coastal communities and businesses but also

have lasting and hazardous

Coastal areas are susceptible to man-made disasters, such as oil spills, which not

only have a dreadful impact on the lives of coastal communities and businesses but also

have lasting and hazardous consequences. The United States coastal areas, especially

the Gulf of Mexico, have witnessed devastating oil spills of varied sizes and durations

that resulted in major economic and ecological losses. These disasters affected the oil,

housing, forestry, tourism, and fishing industries with overall costs exceeding billions

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