"The task is enormous": Environmental disaster in vacation paradise: Oil spill threatens Mauritius
ZEIT ONLINE | News, backgrounds and debatesPort Louis (AP) - In a race against time, authorities and helpers in Mauritius are trying to mitigate the oil spill two weeks ago after the shipwreck. So far, a tank of the aground freighter has torn, said Vikash Tatayah of the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation (MWF), who is helping to overcome the crisis, on Saturday. But it could lead to further cracks and larger oil leaks. "I'm afraid it will get ...