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Isles of Shoals Mystery Sheen

Isles of Shoals, NH | 2016-Apr-04

Initial Notification: On April 4, 2016 a fishing boat reported three 100yd x 100yd mystery sheens in the area the Isle of Shoals, New Hampshire. Sector Northern New England requested NOAA to hindcast sheens in order to determine the origin of the sheen.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Tags:Mystery Substance
Products of concern:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 43° 2.00′ North
Longitude (approximate): 70° 36.00′ West