Published data does not include the most recent oil spills, those before 2006, and those for which the details are currently under review.
Oil spill records are updated by NOSDRA on an ongoing basis. The data is therefore liable to change as more oil spill records are added, updated and made public.
There are around
publicly available oil spill records for the period selected.
of these oil spill sites were not visited by a Joint Investigation team.
of these had no estimated quantity of oil spilled provided by the company.
Based on reports available
barrels of oil(
litres) were spilled.
oil tanker trucks full.
Major oil spills (over 250 barrels spilled into inland waters, or over 2,500 barrels spilled on land, swamp, shoreline and open sea).
Medium oil spills (25-250 barrels spilled into inland waters, or 250-2,500 barrels spilled on land, swamp, shoreline and open sea).
Minor oil spills (up to 25 barrels spilled into inland waters, or 250 barrels spilled on land, swamp, shoreline and open sea).
of these were under 10 barrels in size.
oil spills could not be categorised.
|Company||Reported spills||Reported volume||No JIV||No Quantity|