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F/V SCOMAS grounded

Bonita Cove, Marin County, CA | 2020-Mar-13

Initial Notification: On the evening of 13-Mar-2020, USCG Sector San Francisco contacted NOAA’s Emergency Response Division about the grounded F/V SCOMAS. The vessel went aground at Black Sands Beach (west of Point Diablo near the SF Bay entrance) the previous day. USCG is concerned that the vessel will break up in upcoming wind/wave conditions and is requesting a trajectory for a potential release of 600 gallons of diesel.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Diesel
Total amount at risk of spill: 600 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 37° 49.45′ North
Longitude (approximate): 122° 30.52′ West