Skip to content

Hilcorp Lafitte Field CF#1; Lafitte, LA, USA

Lafitte, LA, USA | 2016-Oct-21

Initial Notification: On October 21, 2016, a storage tank at the Hilcorp facility on the canal south of Lafitte, LA discharged an estimated 3 bbls of crude oil into the canal and nearby marsh area. Discharge has been boomed and OSRO is on-site. Sector New Orleans notified NOAA SSC and requested resources at risk.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Crude Oil (presumed South Louisiana)
Total amount at risk of spill: 3 barrels
Latitude (approximate): 29° 35.00′ North
Longitude (approximate): 90° 3.73′ West