Superfund Site:

PATRICK BAYOU
DEER PARK, TX

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Adam Weece
(214) 665-2264

Remedial Project Manager
Laura Hunt
(214) 655-9729

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Site Location

Street Address:
N 29 43'55"/W 95 06'52.5"
DEER PARK, TX 77536

Background

The Patrick Bayou site is located in Deer Park, Texas. It consists of contaminated sediments in the Bayou, part of the East Fork tributary and associated wetlands. Patrick Bayou is one of several small bayous of the Houston Ship Channel (HSC) in the lower portion of the San Jacinto River Basin as it enters Galveston Bay in southeast Texas. Pesticides, polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), metals and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) have been detected in sediments in the Bayou since the early to mid-1990s. Patrick Bayou has received an accumulation of permitted industrial wastewater discharges, municipal wastewater treatment plant effluent and stormwater ...
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