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Small tarballs on West Ship Island

We found a number of small (about the size of a peach pit to a hacky sack) on West Ship Island. We only saw them on the south east end of the island...
ship island, ms

Tar balls

Baseball size Tar balls at trout point. (NAS Pensacola)
Pensacola, fl

Giant Oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico

Seen from United Flight 1015, departed Cancun at 12:15, viewed from Jet at 13:58. I attached one photo I was able to take with my phone. There were...
Gulf of Mexico

Pensacola Beach Florida BP oil impacts

NRC 1081541 and 1081555 5/2/2014 FDEP Beach Monitoring Report Survey Area: Escambia County segments FLES2-004, 005, and FLES1-035 (Fort Pickens NPS)....
Several areas along Pensacola Beach Florida and Gulf of Mexico

Chronic MC252 oiling along Pensacola Beach Florida

NRC 1081446 5/1/2014 FDEP Beach Monitoring Report Survey Area: Escambia County segments FLES2-018 and 019 (Pensacola Beach). Team Member: Joey Whibbs...
Pensacola Beach Florida Avenida 20 and Gulf of Mexico

Riverine Field Oil Spill Experiment

As Attached in my poster

Florida Snorkel surveys yield 43.25 lbs of oil mat in Ft Pickens

NRC1075240 SNORKEL SURVEY Combined 3/1/2014 and 03/3/2014 FDEP Beach Monitoring Report (Snorkel SCAT) Survey Area: Escambia County segment FLES2-005...
Ft. Pickens Park, E of Ranger Station Gulf-side

106 additional pounds of oil mat removed from Florida panhandle

NRC1075240 Additional tarmat removal at Ft. Pickens 2/28/2014 FDEP Beach Monitoring Report Survey Area: Escambia County segment FLES2-005 (NPS Fort Pickens)....
Ft Pickens E. of Ranger Station and Gulf of Mexico

1,253 lb. tarmat removed from Ft Pickens Florida

NRC1075240 Below is the survey and photos from Florida DEP Beach Monitoring on 2/27/14. Ft. Pickens is far West Pensacola Beach area. 2/27/2014 FDEP...
East of Ft Pickens Ranger Station and Gulf of Mexico

Panama City Florida: Access 64- tar balls found on beach

NRC1075314 Tarballs were washing ashore at Beach Access 64. This area has had persistent, yet light BP DWH oil impacts for several years. Children were...
Beach Access 64 and Gulf of Mexico

Tarballs on beach and swash zone Seaside Florida

NRC1075313 A dozen pieces of oilspill pollution were in the swash zone of the Gulf and on the beach at Seaside Florida. Three were removed, the rest were...
30-A and Gulf of Mexico

Tar covered shells along Bon Secour Wildlife Refuge Alabama

NRC1075114 During a beach survey, dozens of seashells covered with oil were littering the beach just east of the Mobile Street access/boardwalk. I picked...
Mobile Street and Gulf of Mexico

Tarballs found along Johnson Beach Florida

NRC 1075111 At crosswalk F, dozens of pieces of oil were found along the shoreline and in the swash zone today. Families were out playing in this area,...
Johnson Beach/Ft McRae Rd and Gulf

Tarballs on beach at Access 43 Santa Rosa Beach FL

NRC 1066219 Dozens of tar balls were on the beach just west of another rare coastal dune lake, at the Oyster Lake outflow into the Gulf. These tar balls...
Dune Allen Access 43 on 30a

Tarballs along Sandestin Florida

NRC 1066281 Tarballs were found along the western portion of Sandestin resort and by Gulf Pines subdivision. This area has had chronic oil impacts since...
Beach Club Drive and Gulf of Mexico

TIdepools contain tarballs in Santa Rosa Beach FL

NRC 1065792 During sunset, tar balls were floating in the tide pools along the Gulf of Mexico. This is an area of persistent oiling in Walton County Florida....
Stallworth Blvd, Beach Access 44

Huge Tar ball and tar formation on Pensacola Beach

At about 3:00 PM on Sunday, Nov. 10 my husband and I came across a huge tar "ball" on the shore directly in front of the Ranger Station inside the Gulf...
Pensacola Beach, FL (Gulf Islands National Seashore)

Miramar Beach, W. end Sandestin FL

NRC 1064119~ During response to NRC 1064018, tar balls were found along the W end of Sandestin. Again, the USCG response did investigate SCAT segments...
Beach Club Drive and Gulf of Mexico

Significant Tarmat: Seacrest Beach

Before rough surf broke it up some, very large tarmat present on Seacrest Beach. Tarballs washing up frequently. Water discolored from the tar/oil being...

Malaquite Beach, Corpus Christi Texas

August 17, 2013 We took my family to the beach and there was oil everywhere in the water. When my kids got out of the water they were covered in oil....