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Cedar Bayou Abandoned Tugs; Baytown, TX, USA

Baytown, TX, USA | 2022-Jun-03

Initial Notification: On June 3, 2022, Sector Houston-Galveston contacted NOAA SSC to request support for ESA and EFH consultation about two abandoned tugs, the Patrick E. (N22027) and the Miss Edna D (N22028). Both tugs contained oil in the engine room which was discharging into Cedar Bayou. Case was Federalized. Phone support provided.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Oil
Total amount at risk of spill: 2 barrels
Latitude (approximate): 29° 44.17′ North
Longitude (approximate): 94° 55.84′ West