Coast Guard, ADEC stand up unified command in response to gasoline release in Scammon Bay, Alaska

Coast Guard, ADEC stand up unified command in response to gasoline release in Scammon Bay, Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska – The Coast Guard and Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation have stood up a unified command in response to a gasoline release in Scammon Bay, Wednesday. ADEC personnel received initial notification Monday, from members of the community. Askinuk Corporation confirmed on Tuesday that there was a release of gasoline from a 10,000 gallon tank into the secondary containment. Some...

Coast Guard coordinates, monitors response to gasoline spill in Southeast Alaska

Coast Guard coordinates, monitors response to gasoline spill in Southeast Alaska
KODIAK, Alaska — The Coast Guard is monitoring and coordinating response efforts to a gasoline spill in Kake, Saturday. Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and the city of Kake first responders worked together to mitigate the reported spill of 7,000 gallons of gasoline in the local harbor. All vessels were removed from the harbor and local police secured access to the area and holding...

Coast Guard monitors pollution near North Bay Village, Fla.

Coast Guard monitors pollution near North Bay Village, Fla.
MIAMI – Approximately 225 gallons of pollution that spilled into the water Sunday morning near North Bay Village, Fla., when a dock reportedly collapsed and severed two fuel lines is being monitored by the Coast Guard. Coast Guard Sector Miami watchstanders received a report from the North Bay Village Police Department, at approximately 7:30 a.m. Sunday, that a dock belonging to Greenview Fuel Lines...

Capital Terminal Oil spill efforts shift to long-term remediation

BOSTON — Officials with the inter-agency task force in charge of the Capital Terminal Oil spill last month announced that initial emergency response efforts have concluded, and efforts have shifted to a second phase, a long-term remediation plan to eliminate or minimize long-term impacts to the environment. On Aug. 31, 2011, Cardi Corporation, who was hired by the state to construct a new road in...

Coast Guard monitoring Piscataquan River gas spill cleanup

BOSTON — The Coast Guard is monitoring the clean up of a gasoline spill from a 34-foot boat that is partially submerged at a pier in South Elliot, Maine, following an accident in the Piscataqua River near Portsmouth, N.H., Tuesday night.