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TPIC Lake Pagie ISB 2018; near Dulac, Louisiana

near Dulac, Louisiana | 2018-Nov-18

Initial Notification: On November 15, 2018, USCG notified the NOAA SSC that an estimated 10 bbl of crude oil discharged into an unnamed marsh in the Lake Paige Oil and Gas Field between Bay Long and Jug Lake. The oil came from a flow line owned by Texas Petroleum Investment Corporation (TPIC). On Nov 16 2018, an additional 30-40 bbl of oil was discovered trapped in the floating marsh.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 29° 23.92′ North
Longitude (approximate): 90° 57.15′ West
On-Water Recovery: Unknown/Not applicable
Shoreline Cleanup: Unknown/Not applicable
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Applied
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable