Shishmaref IRA Tank Farm

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Site Information

Updated: 02/17/2015
Name: Shishmaref IRA Tank Farm
Site Type: Tank Farm Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: Nome Location: Shishmaref
Latitude: 66.25509 Longitude: -166.073739
MTRS:
Description: This tank farm includes three horizontal tanks and three vertical tanks located on the east side of town next to the community water tank.
Acres: 0.22 Years of Operation 1970s - Present

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Fuels
Exposure Pathways:
Inhalation

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 650 Water Body: 650 Water Name: Chukchi Sea
Subsistence 650 Critical Habitat: 800,000
Residences: 250 Stressed Habitat: 999

Erosion

Type:
Ice, Waves
Factors:
Storm Surge, Tides
Symptoms:
(no items specified)
Erosion Rate: 3 Rate QA: Calculated
Current Mitigation: Yes

Soil

Silt %: 20 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: 80 Gravel %:
Boulder %: Loam %:

File Details

Manager: Trisha Bower File Location: Fairbanks File Number:

Drinking Water Sources

There are no water sources for this site.

Tanks (if Applicable)

GallonsContentsOwnerLabeling
14000017 Diesel & Gas TanksIRANot Visible

Files

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