Cleanup, response operations continue for oil leak at Shell Wharf

Cleanup, response operations continue for oil leak at Shell Wharf
MARTINEZ, Calif. — The cleanup and response operations continue for oil released at the Shell Wharf in Martinez, Wednesday. Assessments conducted throughout Wednesday continue to show no impact to the shoreline or wildlife, and no impact to the Martinez Marina or nearby marsh. Resources and personnel have been deployed to the affected area as a precaution to guard against any potential impact. Resources...

Clean up of diesel fuel spill in Ventura Harbor continues

Clean up of diesel fuel spill in Ventura Harbor continues
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard, California Fish and Wildlife, local, and city officials continue to oversee clean up operations of an estimated 200-300 gallon diesel fuel spill that occurred Monday afternoon in Ventura Harbor, Calif. The commercial fishing vessel Royal Pacific allided with the fishing vessel Golden Eagle while shifting berths, puncturing a fuel tank on the starboard side. The source...

Oil Spill Cleanup Operations Continue Today in the San Francisco Bay

Alameda, Calif. – Cleanup operations continue today in response to yesterday’s oil spill in San Francisco Bay. The spill is estimated to be between 400 and 800 gallons.

Aerial Surveillance Shows Oil Spill Has Been Fully Recovered

Carpinteria, Calif – Responders from the U.S. Coast Guard, California Department of Fish and Game (DFG) Office of Spill Prevention and Response (OSPR) and DCOR, LLC took to the skies at first light today with three aircraft to look for any remaining oil offshore. Five separate flights using both helicopters and a fixed-wing airplane were conducted over a five-hour period, effectively searching...

Oil spill regulators respond to platform spill off the coast

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Clean up operations from the oil spill that occurred 6 miles offshore Santa Barbara County early Sunday morning, have concluded for the evening. Assessments as of Monday evening showed nearly all recoverable product as being removed with only a large area of light sheen remaining and dissipating slowly.