Operational Update 2019-04-04 9:15 a.m.

Operation Update

4/4/2019 Overflight at 9:15AM

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

  • 125,400 feet boom deployed
  • Eastern-leading edge: near Peggy Lake
  • Western-leading edge: Sam Houston Parkway
  • 82,008 barrels product recovered from water
  • 127,457 barrels product recovered from tank farm
  • 102 skimmers
  • 31 vacuum trucks

Wildlife
(confirmed deceased)

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