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 removes safety zone in LA Harbor as clean-up of oil continues

Coast Guard removes safety zone in LA Harbor as clean-up of oil continues
Image provided by California Fish and Wildlife. LOS ANGELES — The safety zone issued by the Coast Guard, restricting recreational and commercial vessel traffic in the affected area has been removed Thursday. The channel is now open to all vessel traffic. The responsible party for spilled oil in the vicinity of the 577-foot cargo ship, Istra Ace, continues their clean-up efforts that began Sunday...

Coast Guard reduces safety zone in Los Angeles harbor; clean-up of oil continues

Coast Guard reduces safety zone in Los Angeles harbor; clean-up of oil continues
Image provided by California Fish and Wildlife. LOS ANGELES — The safety zone issued by the Coast Guard, restricting recreational and commercial vessel traffic in the affected area has been reduced Wednesday, after clean-up efforts continue to show progress. The Commodore Schuyler F. Heim Bridge has resumed operations and the Cerritos channel has been opened to normal traffic. These reductions will...

Containment and recovery of oil in the Los Angeles Harbor continues

Containment and recovery of oil in the Los Angeles Harbor continues
Image provided by California Fish and Wildlife LOS ANGELES — The responsible party of spilled oil in the vicinity of the 577-foot cargo ship, Istra Ace, has continued their clean-up efforts that began Sunday. The Coast Guard and California Fish and Wildlife are overseeing all response efforts, while the Los Angeles Port Police and Los Angeles County Fire are assisting in monitoring the area. The...

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 and state officials investigating oil spill in Los Angeles Harbor

Coast Guard and state officials investigating oil spill in Los Angeles Harbor
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard and California Fish and Wildlife’s Office of Spill Prevention and Response are investigating an oil spill that occurred on Sunday in the Los Angeles Harbor.  A unified command has been established that includes the Coast Guard, California Fish and Wildlife, and the responsible party. Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles-Long Beach command center received a report at 6:30...