Oil may have washed up in Coden, Bayou La Batre, say witnesses, Ben Raines for the Press-Register, September 14, 2010:
The material was bunched up against the seawall in Coden on Sunday morning and again early Monday, said Jan Bryant Isham...
Isham said she noticed a brown material and an accompanying light sheen Sunday during her regular weekend walk along the seawall. She provided camera-phone images [not posted] of small patties, 1 to 3 inches across, floating along the seawall and out in open water.
Bayou La Batre, AL:
Sandy Barnes, who lives in Bayou La Batre, said that she saw a lot of what she believes is oil.