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Pier 88 Newark Bay Diesel Release; Avenel, NJ

Avenel, NJ | 2018-Apr-25

Initial Notification: On April 25, 2018, the NOAA SSC received a notification from USCG Sector New York about a 1,000 gallon diesel fuel spill that took place in Newark Bay, New Jersey during a bunkering operation. USCG requested a trajectory analysis.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Diesel Fuel
Total amount at risk of spill: 1000 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 40° 34.84′ North
Longitude (approximate): 74° 16.05′ West
On-Water Recovery: Applied
Shoreline Cleanup: Applied
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Unknown/Not applicable
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable