Oil sheen reported in Galveston Bay, TX -- "Made some residents feel ill"


Coast Guard reports oily sheen, Galveston Daily News, February 18, 2011:

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating the source of an oily sheen in Galveston Bay that made some residents feel ill, an official said Thursday.

The Coast Guard was notified Wednesday of the sheen about three-quarters of a mile long in the water near Sixth Street in San Leon, Petty Officer Richard Brahm said.

“We had a report that it was making people nauseous,” Brahm said. ...

Read the report here.

h/t BPGulfLeak / Gulf Leak Watch

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