Kotzebue Baler Facility

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Site Information

Updated: 07/08/2014
Name: Kotzebue Baler Facility
Site Type: Landfill Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: Northwest Arctic Location: Kotzebue
Latitude: 66.89872 Longitude: -162.584265
MTRS:
Description: Centrally located in town across the street from the Senior Citizen's Cultural Center which is on Swan Lake.
Acres: 0.7 Years of Operation 2000s?-present

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Fuels, Municipal Waste
Exposure Pathways:
Human Direct Contact, Inhalation

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 1,250 Water Body: 1,250 Water Name: Kotzebue Sound
Subsistence 1,700 Critical Habitat: 791,000
Residences: 230 Stressed Habitat: 999

Erosion

Type:
Ice, Waves
Factors:
Storm Surge
Symptoms:
(no items specified)
Erosion Rate: 2 Rate QA: Reported
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

Silt %: 40 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: 5 Sand %: 50 Gravel %: 5
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)

There are no tanks for this site.

Files

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