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Galveston Island State Park

  • Location Galveston Island State Park
  • Date Aug 4 2010
  • Time 07:40
  • Category Oil on Land   Wildlife   
  • Incident Incident
  • Nearby Incident Nearby Incident

Incident Report Description

I visited the Galveston island State Park today, the the whole beach was covered in a burnt red, shiny substance. Im pretty sure it was oil. We also picked up a tar ball.
There were a few dead fish and several dead blue crabs as well.
Credibility: UP  DOWN  -1
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Incident Report(s)

TITLE LOCATION DATE
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