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Northhampton, VA Oil Incident

Cape Charles, VA | 2021-Jun-01

Initial Notification: On 1 June, 2021, USCG Sector Virginia notified the NOAA SSC that on the evening of 31 May, USCG received a report of oiled rocks, sand and debris along a stretch of Chesapeake Bay shoreline near Cape Charles, VA. Sector Virginia has now requested response support.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Oiled Debris
Latitude (approximate): 37° 16.21′ North
Longitude (approximate): 76° 1.34′ West
On-Water Recovery: Unknown/Not applicable
Shoreline Cleanup: Applied
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Unknown/Not applicable
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable