Coast Guard confirms source of Goleta Oil Sheen to be Natural Seepage

Coast Guard confirms source of Goleta Oil Sheen to be Natural Seepage
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard has confirmed the initial source for the Goleta beach oil sheen that occurred early Wednesday, July 29, 2015 as natural seepage. Watch standers at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles/Long Beach received a call from Santa Barbara County Fire Department at 10:40 a.m., Wednesday reporting that there was a large amount of sheen in the water, 1000 yards off Goleta Beach. The Coast...

Coast Guard responds to possible oil spill near Goleta Beach

Coast Guard responds to possible oil spill near Goleta Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard is responding to a report of an oil sheen in the water near Goleta Beach. Coast Guard received a call from Santa Barbara County Fire Department at 10:40 a.m., Wednesday reporting that there was a large amount of sheen in the water, 1000 yards off Goleta Beach in Santa Barbara, Calif. The Coast Guard immediately launched a team from the Coast Guard Marine Safety...