Unified Command ends response efforts at Port William oil spill site

Unified Command ends response efforts at Port William oil spill site
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Paradigm Marine excavator conducts beach-tilling operations to release trapped oil in the inter-tidal zone at a spill site on Shuyak Island near Kodiak, Alaska, April 7, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Alaska Chadux Corporation. KODIAK, Alaska – The Unified Command announced the end of response...

Unified Command continues oil spill response near New Orleans

Unified Command continues oil spill response near New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard, Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinators Office, Gallagher Marine and response personnel continue cleanup efforts on the Mississippi River near New Orleans, Friday. Algiers and Canal Street Ferries have resumed operations. The Coast Guard has lifted its waterway restriction on the Mississippi River near New Orleans “The intracoastal waterway between the Algiers Lock and Inner...

Response efforts continue for Shuyak Strait, Alaska oil spill

Response efforts continue for Shuyak Strait, Alaska oil spill
Unified Command responders conduct an overflight of the oil spill incident site at Port William, Kodiak Island, Alaska, March 7, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – Unified Command responders continue cleanup efforts and wildlife assessments of the oil spill site at Port William, in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Friday. Ninety-six bags of oily solids have been collected...

Response teams continue response and containment efforts of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Response teams continue response and containment efforts of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
Unified Command response teams utilize contracted fishing vessels provided by Alaska Chadux, LLC, during continued oil recovery efforts in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, March 4, 2018.  Photo courtesy of Alaska Chadux, LLC. KODIAK, Alaska – Responders continued cleanup efforts, wildlife and site assessments of the oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Sunday. Six...

Response teams continue cleanup efforts of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Response teams continue cleanup efforts of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
Unified Command response teams deploy containment boom and absorbent materials to collect the remaining product from an oil spill in Shuyak Strait. Photo courtesy of Alaska Chadux, LLC. KODIAK, Alaska – Responders continue to conduct site assessments and implement preliminary cleanup efforts of the oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Saturday. Inflatable containment boom was deployed...

Responders begin site assessments of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Responders begin site assessments of oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
Oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 28, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – Responders arrived and began a site assessment of the oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Thursday evening. A light, unrecoverable sheen was observed near Port William in Shuyak Strait with an approximate 100-yard radius around the collapsed structure. The...

Unified Command continues response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Unified Command continues response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew conducts an overflight of an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 28, 2018.  U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – A Unified Command consisting of Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation personnel, continues their response to an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of...

Coast Guard, ADEC establish Unified Command in response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska

Coast Guard, ADEC establish Unified Command in response to oil spill in Shuyak Strait, Alaska
A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 helicopter crew and Marine Safety Detachment Kodiak pollution responders conduct an overflight in response to an oil spill in Shuyak Strait, 49 miles north of Kodiak, Alaska, Feb. 27, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo. KODIAK, Alaska – Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation have established a Unified Command in response to an oil spill 49...

Coast Guard concludes response to oil spill on lower Mississippi River

Coast Guard concludes response to oil spill on lower Mississippi River
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has concluded its response to an oil spill at mile marker 145 on the Mississippi River near Mt. Airy, Louisiana. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from the National Response Center at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday that a potential maximum of 4200 gallons of fuel oil was released into the lower Mississippi River at the Pin Oaks Terminal. Coast...