This API has information about selected oil spills (and other incidents) where NOAA's Office of Response and Restoration (OR&R) provided scientific support for the incident response.

Limitation: Query time interval must be less than one minute. This will allow 1440 queries per day.

Resource URL

https://api.idemc.org/enviroment_incident/v1/

Parameters

ParameterDescriptionOptionalDefault
api_key Authentication API key

Example

POST https://api.idemc.org/enviroment_incident/v1/

Request

  {
    "api_key" => "xycvbnm234ztr"
}  

Response

  {
    "type": "FeatureCollection",
    "metadata": {
        "generated": "Fri, 06 Dec 2019 12:26:27 +0000",
        "url": "https://api.idemc.org/noaa_incident/v1/",
        "title": "IDEMC - NOAA Enviroment Incident Report",
        "status": 200,
        "message": "Data has been published",
        "api": "1.0.0",
        "count": 60,
        "auth": 1
    },
    "features": [
        {
            "id": 66,
            "type": "Feature",
            "geometry": {
                "type": "Point",
                "coordinates": [
                    -75.534851057455,
                    35.772811881995
                ]
            },
            "properties": {
                "report_date": "2019-11-21 23:16:02",
                "continent": "North-America",
                "country": "USA",
                "administration_area": "North Carolina",
                "location": "12 km SE of the Wanchese",
                "report_title": "Tugboat Miss Bonnie Allision, Oregon Inlet, NC, Herbert C. Bonner Bridge, Oregon Inlet, NC",
                "report_details": "On 17 November, 2019, the USCG Sector North Carolina notified the NOAA SSC that they were responding to the allision of the tugboat, Miss Bonnie with the Old Bonner Bridge in Oregon Inlet. The incident occurred around noontime today.   The tugboat has an estimated 2,000 gallons of diesel fuel on board."
            }
        }
    ]
}  

Error Response

  {
    "type": "FeatureCollection",
    "metadata": {
        "generated": "Mon, 25 Nov 2019 16:15:54 +0000",
        "url": "https://api.idemc.org/tsunami/v1/",
        "title": "IDEMC - Tsunami report",
        "status": 600,
        "message": "Wrong, missing or expired api key",
        "api": "1.0.0",
        "count": 0
    }
}  

Resource Information

Rate Limited True
Response Format GeoJSON
Authentication 1