Wales Naval Field Station

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Site Information

Updated: 10/09/2014
Name: Wales Naval Field Station
Site Type: Other Status: Covered/Closed

Location

Region: Nome Location: Wales
Latitude: 65.611784 Longitude: -168.095246
MTRS:
Description: This site is a former US Navy Aircraft Warning Station, which dates back to World War II. Final cleanup at the site was done 1999-2000.
Acres: 0.27 Years of Operation 1945-2000

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Military Waste
Exposure Pathways:
Human Direct Contact, Wildlife Direct Contact

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 135 Water Body: 135 Water Name: Bering Sea
Subsistence 200 Critical Habitat: 800,000
Residences: 150 Stressed Habitat: 999

Erosion

Type:
Waves, Wind
Factors:
Flooding, Storm Surge, Tides
Symptoms:
(no items specified)
Erosion Rate: 1 Rate QA: Calculated
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

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

File Details

Manager: Trisha Bower File Location: Fairbanks File Number: n/a

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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