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Lost dredge Hose

Atlantic Ocean | 2020-Feb-07

Initial Notification: On February 7, 2020, the NOAA SSC was notified of a lost 2000’ length x 36” diameter floating rubber hose that is used to attach to a dredge and pump sand through. The hose came unattached from the towing vessel M/V TRIDENT sometime on the morning of February 6, 2020, roughly 28 miles NNE of Daytona Beach, FL. ERD was requested to run a drift study on the estimated position and direction of drift of the rubber hose

Incident Details
Primary threat:Other
Latitude (approximate): 29° 37.00′ North
Longitude (approximate): 80° 43.00′ West