Police in Masset are investigating a fuel spill in Masset Inlet.
The spill was reported today at 1:00 p.m. and was about 50 metres wide and travelling out of the inlet with the ebb tide.
The Coast Guard Environmental Response team was called in, but the fuel sheen was determined to be unrecoverable.
A vessel has been identified as the source and police are investigating the factors that led to the spill.
Anyone with information on this is asked to call the Masset RCMP.