Burial at Sea Report (BASR)

For more information on the burial at sea general permit, click here.

* Indicates Required Field

Director or Individual Responsible for Burial Arrangements

Submission confirmation will be sent to this email address.
Vessel Point of Contact

Burial Arrangement Information

(last place of departure)

To be consistent with the general permit at 40 CFR 229.1, burials at sea must occur in water at least 3 nautical miles from the baseline – typically the shore. For more information on what the baseline is click here.

This map can be used to identify the point where the burial at sea occurred. Use the +/- to zoom in or out to find your location. Click with the mouse to pin your location. Alternatively, you can enter your coordinates in decimal degrees in the latitude/longitude box. Coordinates are in WGS84 geodetic datum.