Cox Well P&A Release; Gulf of Mexico
Gulf of Mexico | 2021-Apr-30
Initial Notification: On April 30, 2021, the USCG MSU Houma Incident Management Division (IMD) contacted NOAA SSC to report a wellhead leak. It was reported that the responsible party Cox Operating facility was conducting a plug and abandon (P&A) operation. The rate of release and maximum potential release is unknown at this time. MSU Houma requested a worse case discharge trajectory.
|Products of concern:||Oil|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||unknown gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||29° 1.38′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||90° 16.23′ West|