St. Bernard Parish:
Date: July 12, 2010
Sighting: Oil Impacting marsh grass located in Live Oak Bayou on Turtle Pen Isle.
Sighting: Oil impacting small unnamed island located in Drum Bay 3 miles NW of Keel Boat Isle.
Sighting: Oil impacting marsh grass located on an unnamed island in Deadmans Bayou 2 miles E of Catfish Pass.
Sighting: Oil impacting Island located on the S side of Hell Pass Coast, 1 mile NE of Catfish Pass.
Sighting: Oil impacting an unnamed island located 1 mile ENE of Rawhead Island.
Sighting: Oil impacting the S side of Dry Bread Island.
Sighting: Tar balls impacting the entire N side of Comfort Island.
Sighting: Oil located in Fox Bay 3 miles W of Martin Island.
Sighting: Oil impacting shoreline located on the S side of Garner Island.
Sighting: Oil impacting marsh grass on the shoreline located from Fiddler Point extending 2 miles north in to Seven Dollar Bay.
Sighting: Sheen with tar balls located 1 mile NE of Mozambique Point.
Date: July 11, 2010
Sighting: Oil impacting unnamed island located 1 mile E of Scow Pass.
Sighting: Oil impacting entire S shore of Point Lydia.
Sighting: Sheen located .5 miles E of Point Gardner.
Sighting: Oil with tar balls located in Bayou Terre Aux Boeufs .75 miles NW of Mozambique Point.
Oil Sightings Report July 12
We've upgraded our reader commenting system. Learn more about the new features.
The Baltimore Sun encourages civil dialogue related to our stories; you must register and log-in to our site in order to participate. We reserve the right to remove any user and to delete comments that violate our Terms of Service. By commenting, you agree to these terms. Please flag inappropriate comments.