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Ellwood Beach spill

Goleta, CA | 2019-May-30

Initial Notification: On 30-MAY-2019, the USCG Marine Safety Detachment Santa Barbara contacted the NOAA SSC regarding a 1-3 bbl spill of crude oil during a shoreside well abandonment operation on 28-MAY-2019. USCG requested trajectory information to support shoreline assessment & cleanup activities, if needed.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 34° 25.49′ North
Longitude (approximate): 119° 54.44′ West