Russian Mission 1970s Landfill

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Site Information

Updated: 04/29/2014
Name: Russian Mission 1970s Landfill
Site Type: Landfill Status: Covered/Closed

Location

Region: Kusilvak Location: Russian Mission
Latitude: 61.783187 Longitude: -161.320309
MTRS:
Description: The site is located 550 feet west of the Yukon River, near the old post office.
Acres: 0.3 Years of Operation 1970s

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Municipal Waste
Exposure Pathways:
(no items specified)

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 550 Water Body: 260 Water Name: Nunvotchuk Lake
Subsistence 260 Critical Habitat: 630,000
Residences: 210 Stressed Habitat: 350

Erosion

Type:
Currents, Ice, Precipitation
Factors:
Flooding
Symptoms:
Scarps
Erosion Rate: 2 Rate QA: Reported
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

Silt %: 50 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: 50 Gravel %:
Boulder %: Loam %:

File Details

Manager: Stephen Price File Location: Anchorage File Number:

Drinking Water Sources

There are no water sources for this site.

Tanks (if Applicable)

There are no tanks for this site.

Files

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