Coast Guard responding to diesel spill in Newport’s Yaquina Bay

Coast Guard responding to diesel spill in Newport’s Yaquina Bay
Petty Officer 1st Class Rory Jenkins, a Coast Guard oil spill responder from the Incident Management Division at Sector Columbia River, oversees cleanup efforts of approximately 700 gallons of diesel fuel that was discharged into Yaquina Bay, in Newport, Ore., Aug. 14, 2018.U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Alisha Carr. NEWPORT, Ore. – The Coast Guard is responding to a diesel spill...

Federal, state and local agencies cleaning up diesel spill in Portage Bay

Federal, state and local agencies cleaning up diesel spill in Portage Bay
Oil Spill responders deploy containment boom and absorbent pads in and around a diesel spill in Portage Bay in Seattle, March 5, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector Puget Sound. SEATTLE — Federal, state and local agencies have responded to and are cleaning up a diesel spill in Portage Bay, Seattle, Monday afternoon. Responders from Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound Incident Management Division,...

Coast Guard continues response to tug and barge aground in the Tongass Narrows, Alaska

Coast Guard continues response to tug and barge aground in the Tongass Narrows, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard, in partnership with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Southeast Alaska Petroleum Response Organization, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Alaska Commercial Divers continue their response to the tug boat Samson Mariner that ran aground and spilled fuel while towing a barge in the vicinity of Rosa Reef in north Tongass Narrows,...

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Columbia River, Ore.

Coast Guard responds to diesel spill in Columbia River, Ore.
WARRENTON, Ore. — Coast Guard personnel responded to an approximately 250-gallon diesel spill that left a reported 1-mile by 500-yard sheen in the water at Skipanon Marina on the Columbia River Monday. Inspectors with the Coast Guard Incident Management Division in Astoria are monitoring the situation while the crew of the fishing vessel Emerald Sea, the responsible party, works with harbormasters...

Coast Guard, state, local agencies respond to diesel spill in Gulfport

Coast Guard, state, local agencies respond to diesel spill in Gulfport
Petty Officer 3rd Class Chris Roble and Petty Officer 2nd Class Ronnie Lucas assess the site of a diesel spill in Gulfport Harbor in Gulfport, Mississippi, June 15, 2016.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt.j.g. Elizabeth Tatum NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard, Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, NOAA and the Oil Response Company are responding to a diesel spill in Gulfport, Mississippi, Wednesday. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard, ADEC and Frosty Fuel stand down unified command for Cold Bay diesel spill

Coast Guard, ADEC and Frosty Fuel stand down unified command for Cold Bay diesel spill
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, and Frosty Fuel LLC stood down a unified command response to a diesel spill in Cold Bay, Tuesday. The unified command was established Friday in response to a diesel spill at the Frosty Fuel Facility. Frosty Fuel personnel reported a diesel spill from a transfer line and the source of the discharge was secured following...

Unified Command established for diesel spill in Cold Bay, Alaska

Unified Command established for diesel spill in Cold Bay, Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Coast Guard, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, and Frosty Fuel LLC established a unified command in response to a diesel spill in Cold Bay, Friday. Frosty Fuel personnel reported a diesel spill from a transfer line, Tuesday.  The source of the discharge was secured following the report of the incident. The maximum potential of the spill is approximately 1,470...

Upper Houston Ship Channel closed after diesel spill

Upper Houston Ship Channel closed after diesel spill
HOUSTON – A small section of the Upper Houston Ship Channel was closed Tuesday morning after a report of 1,000 gallons of diesel entered Greens Bayou from a cement facility. Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston watchstanders received the initial report at 7:13 a.m. of a diesel storage tank overflowing into the waterway. To facilitate spill assessment and response operations, the Captain of the Port...

Coast Guard responding to Ohio River diesel fuel spill, portion of river closed to vessel traffic

Coast Guard responding to Ohio River diesel fuel spill, portion of river closed to vessel traffic
CINCINNATI — The Coast Guard, Environmental Protection Agency Region Four and Five as well as Ohio and Kentucky officials are responding to a reported 8,000 gallon diesel spill from the Duke Energy W.C. Beckjord Power Station near Cincinnati, Ohio. The Coast Guard Captain of the Port Ohio Valley has established a safety zone on the Ohio River from mile markers 453 to 468, to facilitate spill assessment...