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MV BRAZOS oil spill, Maurice River

Millville, NJ | 2021-May-12

Initial Notification: At 10:00am on 12 May 2021, USCG Sector Delaware Bay notified the NOAA SSC of a diesel fuel spill from a offshore supply vessel that took place in the Maurice River, NJ, (near Cape May, NJ). USCG requested trajectory for a 2,000 gallon diesel fuel spill.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Diesel Fuel
Total amount at risk of spill: 1,000 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 39° 18.27′ North
Longitude (approximate): 74° 59.23′ West
On-Water Recovery: Applied
Shoreline Cleanup: Applied
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Unknown/Not applicable
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable