1:45 p.m. Update from the Office of Conservation

Bayou Corne/Grand Bayou Response Activity

Monday, Feb. 17 work-

Sinkhole Activity Code 1 – indicating work is allowed on sinkhole and within containment berms. Seismic monitoring indicates continued low levels of subsurface activity near sinkhole/Oxy 3.

Air Monitoring/Sub-slab Sampling and Ventilation

– Conducting ventilation system inspections


– Surveying settlement rods for ORWs 21 and 38 (north of Sauce Piquante) 

– Preparing ORW 21 (north of Sauce Piquante, west of Crawfish Stew) to begin pump test

Containment Berm/Roads/Sinkhole

– Continuing placing sand on new south containment berm route between Oxy 9 and 10 well pads

– Surveying north containment berm and original south containment berm

– Surveying new south containment berm route