Watch: Refugio

“If you’ve ever seen a channel with ten feet of swell and thirty knots of wind, you know what a safe corner Refugio is.” 

Or at least it was, until May 19, 2015, when some 140,000 galloons of oil washed into Refugio, on the Santa Barbara coastline. Watch this beautiful yet sombre short by the good folk at Farm League to learn more about the disaster.

Sign up for the Monster Children Newsletter