Monitoring and recovery of oil spilled in Los Angeles Harbor continues

Monitoring and recovery of oil spilled in Los Angeles Harbor continues
Image provided by California Fish and Wildlife. LOS ANGELES — The Unified Command of the Istra Ace oil spill that occurred March 13, 2016 continues to monitor the affected area and address the needs of recreational boaters in the surrounding marinas. Members of the Coast Guard and California Fish and Wildlife continue to oversee all response efforts after the 577-foot cargo ship, Istra Ace, was reported...

Coast Guard and state officials continue to investigate oil spill in Los Angeles Harbor

Coast Guard and state officials continue to investigate oil spill in Los Angeles Harbor
A Unified Command facilitated containment boom deployment in the Port of Los Angeles to keep the oil from spreading and to protect recreational vessels in the area. Photos provided by California Fish and Wildlife. LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard and California Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response are continuing their investigation of an oil spill that occurred on Sunday in...

Coast Guard responding to pollution incident near Alameda Marina

Coast Guard responding to pollution incident near Alameda Marina
ALAMEDA, Calif. – Coast Guard and California Fish and Wildlife personnel are responding to a report of a possible fuel spill on the Oakland Estuary in the vicinity of the Alameda Marina, Wednesday. At approximately 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Coast Guard Sector San Francisco personnel received a report from the National Response Center of sheening in the water and a strong diesel smell at the Alameda...