2,200 gallons of oil recovered from Bayou Dupont crude oil discharge

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard and other agencies continue the response to a report of a crude oil discharge in Bayou Dupont and north Barataria Bay, Sunday. Responders have recovered approximately 2,200 gallons of oil from the site of the oil discharge in Bayou Dupont, near Wilkinson Canal in Jefferson Parish. Containment boom has been placed around the leak by response crews. Approximately 13,680...

Investigation into Bayou Dupont crude oil leak continues

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard continues the response to a report of a crude oil discharge in Bayou Dupont and north Barataria Bay, Sunday. The Coast Guard has determined that approximately 2,016 gallons of oil have been recovered from the site of the oil discharge in Bayou Dupont, near Wilkinson Canal in Jefferson Parish. Response crews have secured the source of the first reported discharge and...

Coast Guard continues response to crude oil leak in Bayou Dupont

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard continues the response to a report of a crude oil discharge in Bayou Dupont and north Barataria Bay, Tuesday. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans is coordinating response efforts with Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator’s Office, Louisiana State Police, Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries and Louisiana Department...

Coast Guard responds to reports of crude oil in Bayou Dupont

NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of crude oil in Bayou Dupont and north Barataria Bay. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report at 2:05 p.m., Sunday, that a pipeline from a platform owned by Cedyco Corp., was leaking crude oil into Bayou Dupont and north Barataria Bay. A second leak was located on a two inch flowline attached to wellhead 16. Cedyco...