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State Of Louisiana oil spill sighting report -June18th

by admin on June 19th, 2010

Here’s the press release from http://emergency.louisiana.gov.com with the oil sightings for June 18th.

St. Bernard Parish:
Sighting: Oil 20 feet by 1.5 miles wide located 13.75 miles W NW of Hewe’s Point and Chandeleleur Islands.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Plaquemines Parish:
Sighting: Oil located in Rattlesnake Bay off of E Bay Tambour.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Heavy oil with tar balls in the marsh grass and light gray sheen located in the W inlet of Bay Long.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Gray sheen with tar balls located in the northern half of Four Bayou Pass.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Heavy oil in the marsh located on the NE shoreline of Bay Batiste.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Heavy oil with tar balls and patties in the marsh located in the SW mouth of Bay Jimmy.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Thick oil located 2 miles NW of St Mary’s point in N Barataria Bay.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Gray sheen with tar patties in the marsh grass located on the SW shoreline near the mouth of Wilkinson Bay.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Gray sheen with tar patties in the marsh grass located on the SW shoreline of Petite Bay Chene Fleur.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Jefferson Parish:
Sighting: Oil sheen located 2.75 miles E of Pelican Point in Barataria Bay.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Oil sheen located .6 miles W of Bird Reef in Barataria Bay.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Oil sheen with tar balls located .64 miles N of Grand Terre in Pass Abel.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Oil located .82 miles W SW of the northern tip of Grand Terre.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Lafourche Parish:
Sighting: Oil sheen located in the canals W of Bay Lizette and Bay Desespere.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Gray sheen located .25 miles NW of North Lake.
Date: 18 Jun 10

Sighting: Gray sheen located 3 miles N of North Lake.
Date: 18 Jun 10

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