Akiachak Old Elementary School Tank Farm

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Site Information

Updated: 03/08/2017
Name: Akiachak Old Elementary School Tank Farm
Site Type: Tank Farm Status: Abandoned

Location

Region: Bethel Location: Akiachak
Latitude: 60.909634 Longitude: -161.437013
MTRS:
Description: Site is centrally located in town next to the road approximately 400 feet from a river off-shoot that is used as a boat harbor. Note: All tanks moved to landfill as of Sept. 2015 site visit.
Acres: 0.1 Years of Operation 1970s- 2006

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Fuels
Exposure Pathways:
Inhalation

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 1,900 Water Body: 223 Water Name: Kuskokwim River
Subsistence 223 Critical Habitat: 450,000
Residences: 480 Stressed Habitat: 5

Erosion

Type:
Currents, Ice
Factors:
Flooding
Symptoms:
Undercutting
Erosion Rate: 10 Rate QA: Reported
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

Silt %: 90 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: 10 Gravel %:
Boulder %: Loam %:

File Details

Manager: Rebecca Colvin File Location: Anchorage File Number:

Drinking Water Sources

Primary?NameTypeTreatmentDepth (ft)Distance (ft)Zone
Well 1GroundwaterUnknown3001575Zone B

Tanks (if Applicable)

GallonsContentsOwnerLabeling
91500Diesel and Gasoline (14 tanks)Yupit School DistrictPermanently Closed 2006

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