Kipnuk West End Tanks

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Site Information

Updated: 07/06/2016
Name: Kipnuk West End Tanks
Site Type: Tank Farm Status: Abandoned

Location

Region: Bethel Location: Kipnuk
Latitude: 59.936503 Longitude: -164.048359
MTRS:
Description: This site is located west of the "Tanks Near Armory" site and is right on the banks of the Kugkaktlik River.
Acres: 2.15 Years of Operation 1990s-present

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Fuels
Exposure Pathways:
Human Direct Contact, Inhalation, Wildlife Direct Contact

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 1 Water Body: 1 Water Name: Kugkaktlik River
Subsistence 1 Critical Habitat: 19,500
Residences: 250 Stressed Habitat: 999

Erosion

Type:
Currents, Waves, Wind
Factors:
Flooding, Human Influenced, Storm Surge
Symptoms:
Scarps, Slides
Erosion Rate: 7 Rate QA: BEA Calculated
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

Silt %: 100 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: Gravel %:
Boulder %: Loam %:

File Details

Manager: Rebecca Colvin File Location: Anchorage File Number:

Drinking Water Sources

Primary?NameTypeTreatmentDepth (ft)Distance (ft)Zone
Kipnuk Water SystemSurface WaterUnknown13900Zone B

Tanks (if Applicable)

GallonsContentsOwnerLabeling
50006 tanks - Unknown contentsUnknownNone
1003 dozen tanks - Contents unknownUnknownNone

Files

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