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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Oil: Crude near Venice, LA 2018-03-30

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1208080
Incident Time: 2018-03-30 08:35:00
Nearest City: Venice, LA
Location: SEE LAT LONG
Incident Type: PLATFORM
Material: OIL: CRUDE
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: TAYLOR ENERGY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 28.949722, -88.973056 (Explicit)
Reported Sheen Size: 0.8 miles by 3.8 miles (area 3.04 sq. miles)
SkyTruth Minimum Estimate: 2079.98 gallons
Report Description
CALLER REPORTED AN UNKNOWN AMOUNT OF CRUDE OIL RELEASED FROM A PLATFORM WHICH RESULTED IN A SHEEN SIZE OF 3.8 MILES BY .8 MILES WITH AN ESTIMATED COVERAGE OF 15%. THE RELEASE IS DUE TO DAMAGE SUSTAINED DURING HURRICANE IVAN. THE SHEEN HEADING IS 220 DEGREES.
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ID:ed5eb94b-c8c5-34f0-a252-e3da632bc4fe
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2018-03-30 08:35:00
Location:28.9497222222 -88.9730555556
Tags:NRC, release, oil, LABB, BigSpill