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Foss Barge Point Wells

Edmonds, WA | 2003-Dec-30

Initial Notification: A release of oil occured during transfer from a Foss Maritime shore facility to a barge. The oil quickly spread and migrated accross the Puget Sound to a collection beach at the Do Kag Wats Marsh on an Indian Reservation.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:IFO 380
Total amount at risk of spill: 5,500 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 47° 47.00′ North
Longitude (approximate): 122° 24.00′ West
On-Water Recovery: Applied
Shoreline Cleanup: Applied
Dispersants: Evaluated but not used
In-Situ Burn: Evaluated but not used
Bioremediation: Evaluated but not used