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Vessel Star Suzanna

Buras, LA, USA | 2018-Sep-18

Initial Notification: On September 18, 2018, the NOAA SSC was contacted by USCG Sector New Orleans regarding a sheen reported around Mississippi River Mile Marker 34 by the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's office. The sheen was described to be a reddish-brown substance, potentially diesel. USCG Sector New Orleans will continue to gather information about the sheen.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 29° 27.02′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 36.59′ West