|SkyTruth Alerts map of East Bay showing recent pollution reports from the National Response Center (red dots) and investigation report from NOAA.|
As far as we can tell at this time, aside from Bonny's report this particular incident apparently hasn't been reported to the NRC as required by law. Another example of systematic underreporting of oil pollution in the Gulf?
|Small oily leak from platform in East Bay, Gulf of Mexico, on November 10, 2012. Photo courtesy Bonny Schumaker / On Wings of Care.|
|Same platform on November 10, 2012. Photo courtesy Bonny Schumaker / On Wings of Care.|