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Lobo Operating, Grand Bay Tank Battery #1

Venice, LA 70091, USA | 2018-Feb-21

Initial Notification: On February 21, 2018, the USCG Sector New Orleans contacted the NOAA RRO regarding a crude oil discharge from Lobo Operating; Grand Bay, Tank Battery #1. The discharge occurred due to a pin-hole leak on a 12' liquid line, moving product from a booster station to the facility.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Oil, crude
Total amount at risk of spill: 7 barrels
Latitude (approximate): 29° 19.25′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 17.55′ West
On-Water Recovery: Applied
Shoreline Cleanup: Evaluated but not used
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Unknown/Not applicable
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable