Well Blowout in Little Lake; Cut Off, LA
Cut Off, LA, USA | 2023-Oct-22
Initial Notification: On October 21, 2023, the USCG reported that a well owner by Extex was leaking both crude oil and natural gas condensate into Little Lake, LA. Extex reported an estimated 10-15bbls released. A large area of water has been impacted by sheen. Shoreline impact is anticipated. Release is secured. The USCG has requested assistance from NOAA oceanographers and SSC on-site assistance.
|Products of concern:||crude oil|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||630 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||29° 32.42′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||90° 9.43′ West|