Category Archives: Operational Updates

Operational Update 2019-04-02 10:15 a.m.

OPERATIONAL UPDATE

As of 4/2/2019 Overflight at 10:15 a.m.

Tank Farm Status

  • 9 tanks secured
  • 3 tanks targeted for removal
  • 3 tanks with base oil product, poses low risk to the community

Water Response

  • 118,300 feet boom deployed
  • Eastern-leading edge: Old River
  • Western-leading edge: Tucker Bayou
  • 61,807 barrels product recovered from water
  • 97,239 barrels product recovered from tank farm

Wildlife
(confirmed deceased)

  • 10 birds
  • 5 opossum
  • 3 red-eared slider turtles
  • 13 fish