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Cape Fear River Sheen

BLNG SPG LKS, NC 28461, USA | 2020-Apr-21

Initial Notification: On 21 April 2020 at 1200 hours, USCG Sector North Carolina notified the NOAA SSC that an oil sheen was reported to have been observed in the Cape Fear River, south of Wilmington, North Carolina. USCG has deployed resources to the area. No requests for any technical or scientific support at this time.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Unknown
Total amount at risk of spill: Unknown gallons
Latitude (approximate): 33° 56.42′ North
Longitude (approximate): 77° 58.20′ West