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Crude Oil Discharge from Flowline into Marsh; Galliano, LA

Galliano, LA, USA | 2023-Oct-24

Initial Notification: On October 24, 2023, the USCG MSU Houma notified NOAA SSC of an estimated 5-barrel (210-gallon) crude oil discharge from a flowline into a marsh (NRC#1382574). The cause of the discharge is determined to be from corrosion. The source was secured on the afternoon of 24 Oct. T

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:crude
Total amount at risk of spill: 210 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 29° 22.53′ North
Longitude (approximate): 90° 21.73′ West