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94-foot Luxury Yacht Aground, Honolua Bay, Maui

Honolua Bay, Maui | 2023-Feb-21

Initial Notification: USCG Sector Honolulu is working with the Hawaii Hazard Evaluation and Emergency Response Office, the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, and the vessel owner to remove potential pollution from a 94-foot luxury yacht that ran aground in Honolua Bay in Northwest Maui on February 20. The USCG has initiated emergency consultation with NMFS and USFWS for pollution removal activities.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Diesel
Total amount at risk of spill: 5 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 21° 0.56′ North
Longitude (approximate): 156° 38.94′ West