Tabbs Bay is east of Houston near Baytown and La Porte.
The US Coast Guard contains a report oil spill of about 420 gallons in Tabbs Bay near Houston, according to a Press release Tuesday, August 17. Over 2,000 feet of rigid booms and sorbent booms were placed around affected areas to contain and recover petroleum products.
Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston observers received a report of the oil spill around 10:30 a.m. Monday, August 16, according to the release. Tabbs Bay is east of Houston near Baytown and La Porte.