4:45 p.m. Afternoon Update

There have been no significant changes today. Bubbling spots were monitored and John Boudreaux is en route to the sinkhole/slurry site now with DEQ to retrieve air samples for analysis. NOTE: DEQ is posting results of all analyses at http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/bayoucorne.aspx.

Also, we’ve received some phone calls from residents about being notified prior to the the drilling starting… Please know that residents in the immediate area will be notified via phone call, text message, email, blog post, press release and news media in advance of any drilling. More details of what you can expect as drilling commences will be available to you this week.