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Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania

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Selasa, 23 Feb 2021 20:00 WIB

Israel - Pencemaran air laut akibat tumpahan minyak terjadi di pesisir pantai Laut Mediterania, Israel. Limbah tersebut mengancam kehidupan ekologi lingkungan disana.

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Ratusan sukarelawan mengambil bagian dalam operasi pembersihan garis pantai Israel dari tumpahan minyak di laut Mediterania di cagar alam Gador, Israel.  

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Pemerintah Israel melarang warganya untuk mendekati pesisir pantai Laut Mediterania sejak Minggu (21/02).   

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Kebijakan penutupan dan larangan mendekat ke area pesisir pantai ini menyusul adanya pencemaran air laut akibat tumpahan minyak dari sebuah kapal.   

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Bahkan pemerintah setempat mengatakan jika ini merupakan salah satu bencana ekologi terbesar yang pernah dialami Israel.   

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Meskipun sudah ditutup, relawan masih diperbolehkan masuk ke area pesisir pantai. Namun hanya relawan yang terdaftar dalam Otoritas Taman dan Alam Israel dan sudah menjalani pelatihan khusus. Selain itu, militer juga akan diterjunkan di pesisir Mediterania untuk membantu pembersihan pantai.   

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Pemerintah Israel masih berupaya untuk mencari kapal yang harus bertanggung jawab atas tumpahan minyak di wilayahnya.  

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Tumpahan minyak telah mengancam ekologi di wilayah tersebut. Tampak hewan-hewan laut mati akibat terkena limbah minyak.  

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Bahkan seekor bayi paus sirip sepanjang 17 meter juga terdampar dan mati di pesisir pantai dan pihak berwenang sedang menyelidiki apakah kedua insiden itu berkaitan.  

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Perdana Menteri Israel Benjamin Netanyahu mengatakan insiden itu sedang diselidiki dan dia sedang mempersiapkan laporan untuk Kabinet Israel.  

Tar pieces from an oil spill stuck on rocks in the Mediterranean sea as it reached Gador nature reserve near Hadera, Israel, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Hundreds of volunteers are taking part in a cleanup operation of Israeli shoreline as investigations are underway to determine the cause of an oil spill that threatens the beach and wildlife, at Gador Nature Reserve near the northern city of Hadera, the tar smeared fish, turtles, and other sea creatures. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

Menteri Perlindungan Lingkungan, Gila Gamliel mengatakan terdapat sembilan kapal yang diketahui berada di area tersebut.  

Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania
Tumpahan Minyak Ancam Kehidupan di Laut Mediterania