Oil Spill Recovery Barge Deployment Training at MM97.3

As a reminder, mariners are advised that on February 8, 2023 from approximately 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Clean Gulf Associates will be conducting oil spill recovery barge deployment training at mile marker 97.3 on the left descending bank of the Lower Mississippi River. The training will consist of one barge assisted by three towing vessels. The response vessel Breton Island will be on scene and will monitor VHF-FM channels 16 and 67. For more information, contact Tony Palmisano at 504-615-3964.


Watch Supervisor
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114