Barataria Waterway Wellhead is Secured

NEW ORLEANS – The Unified Command Post at U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans, is reporting that the Barataria Waterway wellhead that was damaged on Tuesday was secured at 6:05 p.m. Sunday and is no longer emitting oil or natural gas into Barataria Bay. The wellhead is also equipped with a light. The Unified Command Post will begin an assessment of potential shoreline impact Monday.