Farmland Industries Pipeline Oil Spill

State TrusteeAO Bureau

Also Known As

None

Incident Type

Oil

State

Oklahoma

Case Status

Restoration

Location

Cedar Creek and Buck Creek

Authority

OPA

Contaminants of Concern Include

Oil

Affected DOI Resources Include

Migratory Birds

Financial Summary

Restoration Funds Collected:

$10,102.03

*Restoration Funds Allocated:

$16,564.27

*Restoration Funds Remaining:

$0.00

* Restoration Funds can contain multiple settlements/projects. All collections are placed in interest bearing accounts. For detailed information on individual settlements/ projects please visit: NRDAR Status Report

Case Description

On July 23, 2001, a break in a gravity-fed oil pipe owned by Farmland Industries resulted in the discharge of oil into an unnamed intermittent creek; a tributary of Cedar Creek, Osage County, Oklahoma. Approximately 2,000 gallons of oil were discharged into the unnamed tributary of Cedar Creek causing injury to trust natural resources, including migratory birds.

Case Documents


 Document TypeDocument NameDocument Date

Settlement

 Bankruptcy Farmland Industries Inc. 02/01/2005

Restoration

 Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment Restoration Plan 05/01/2007

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Case Contact

Oklahoma Ecological Services Field Office

Tulsa, OK | (918) 581-7458 | http://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/oklahoma/

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