Public Alerts

Public Alert - Fire and release at Westlake Vinyl in Geismar

DEQ Communications - 3/22/2012 9:55:51 AM
Category: Public Alerts

There has been a fire and a release at the Westlake Vinyl plant in Geismar. The fire is out and the lines involved in the release are either shut in or in the process of being shut in. There has been an evacuation and shelter in place ordered for a one mile radius and Highway 73 has been shut down. The public is asked to stay away from the area.

    Ozone Alert issued for June 13

    DEQ Communications - 6/13/2007 2:30:28 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ to conduct water survey on Alabama Bayou near Krotz Springs

    DEQ Communications - 8/16/2006 12:33:36 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on Alabama Bayou on Aug. 22. Alabama Bayou is located near Krotz Springs from the headwaters at Hwy 975 to it�s termination at Hwy 975 in Iberville, Pointe Coupee, and St. Martin Parishes. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey runs through Aug. 24.

    Ozone Advisory

    DEQ Communications - 10/18/2005 2:28:58 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ to conduct water survey on Bayou Pierre near Natchitoches

    DEQ Communications - 7/18/2005 12:12:34 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment on July 18. This equipment will be used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on Bayou Pierre located north of Natchitoches in Natchitoches, Red River and De Soto Parishes. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey will end July 22.

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON EAST AND WEST ANACOCO CREEKS NEAR HORNBECK AND ANACOCO

    DEQ Communications - 6/27/2005 10:06:50 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment at certain locations in Vernon Parish on June 28. This equipment will be used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on East and West Anacoco Creeks located near the towns of Hornbeck and Anacoco. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey will end July 1.

    DEQ to Conduct Water Survey on Petit Caillou near Chauvin

    DEQ Communications - 6/7/2005 9:16:06 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality will be installing electronic monitoring equipment on June 7. This equipment will be used in conjunction with a water sampling survey on Petit Caillou located along Hwy. 56 near Chauvin in Terrebonne Parish. The survey is being conducted to gather water quality information that will be used to restore and protect the waterbody. The survey will end June 13.

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU COCODRIE

    DEQ Communications - 9/1/2004 12:59:43 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON LITTLE RIVER NEAR MARKSVILLE

    DEQ Communications - 8/16/2004 3:30:30 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON COCODRIE LAKE

    DEQ Communications - 8/3/2004 7:42:17 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU FOLSE, COMPANY CANAL, BAYOU L�EAU BLEU, LAKE LONG

    DEQ Communications - 6/28/2004 12:27:01 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEYS ON GRAND BAYOU AND LITTLE GRAND BAYOU

    DEQ Communications - 6/21/2004 12:03:09 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEY ON BAYOU DULARGE

    DEQ Communications - 6/18/2004 7:13:45 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ REPORTS OZONE EXCEEDANCE AT BAKER SITE

    DEQ Communications - 3/23/2004 8:53:34 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    NOTICE TO PUBLIC ON SOUTH SCOTLANDVILLE SITE

    DEQ Communications - 1/30/2004 1:06:42 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ To Conduct Water Surveys on Lower Grand and Belle River

    DEQ Communications - 10/17/2003 8:21:27 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO CONDUCT WATER SURVEYS ON BAYOU CHAUVIN AND LAKE BOUDREAUX

    DEQ Communications - 9/9/2003 2:26:56 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO USE BRIGHT RED, NON-TOXIC DYE TO SURVEY WATERS OF BAYOU PETITE CAILLOU

    DEQ Communications - 8/20/2003 10:09:58 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ TO GATHER WATER QUALITY INFORMATION FOR BAYOU GRAND CAILLOU

    DEQ Communications - 8/20/2003 10:07:49 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    Gasoline Contamination on South Carrolton

    DEQ Communications - 4/7/2003 1:26:01 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    Public Alert: SEWAGE TREATMENT PIPE BURSTS IN BENTON

    DEQ Communications - 3/6/2003 4:30:22 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    Notice to Public on South Scotlandville Site

    DEQ Communications - 2/10/2003 2:57:38 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ To Conduct Water Survey on Bayou Des Allemands

    DEQ Communications - 9/11/2002 11:34:24 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

    Low Level Contamination Detected in Marksville Public Water Wells

    DEQ Communications - 8/30/2002 3:46:30 PM
    Category: Public Alerts

    DEQ Issues Public Alert to Baton Rouge Commuters

    DEQ Communications - 4/30/2002 9:50:54 AM
    Category: Public Alerts

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