Report on Oil Sightings throughout Coastal Louisiana
BATON ROUGE (June 24, 2010) - The below is a situational awareness report of oil impacted areas led by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, the Louisiana Army National Guard and local governments.
Note: The information in this report has been forwarded to the federal incident command post in Houma, which is composed of U.S. Coast Guard and BP officials. This report consists of newly impacted areas, and does not serve as a comprehensive listing of impacted areas.
Oil Sightings Report June 24, 2010
Sighting: Tar balls located S of Bayou Trouve.
Sighting: Thick grey sheen located near Four Bayou Pass.
Sighting: Oil in the grass located between Lake Grand Ecaille and Bay Batiste.
Sighting: Gray sheen with tar balls located in Pass Abel.
Sighting: Oil in the grass located in Lost Bayou.
Sighting: Oil in the grass located in Bay Jimmy.
Sighting: Thick gray sheen with tar balls located in Lost Bayou.
Sighting: Thick gray sheen with tar balls and oil in the grass located in Bay Batiste.
Sighting: Gray sheen with tar balls located in Pass Abel between Grand Terre Islands.
Sighting: Oil in the marsh grass located in N Bay Jimmy.
Sighting: Oil located in Scofield Bay.
Sighting: Light sheen located between booms in Sandy Point Bay.
Sighting: Oil sheen mile by 1 mile wide located S of Bay La Mer.
Sighting: Heavy rainbow sheen located near an island in Sandy Point Bay.
Sighting: Thick Rainbow sheen with tar balls and oil in the grass located near Fort Livingston.
Sighting: Oil on the rock jetties located near Grand Isle.