Kotzebue, City of

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Site Information

Updated: 07/10/2014
Name: Kotzebue, City of
Site Type: Polluted Soil Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: Northwest Arctic Location: Kotzebue
Latitude: 66.901102 Longitude: -162.588596
MTRS:
Description: 10 acre site from former school & hospital to current Crowley Tank Farm.
Acres: 10.0 Years of Operation 1950-1980

Contamination

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

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 200 Water Body: 200 Water Name: Kotzebue Sound
Subsistence 220 Critical Habitat: 541,000
Residences: 1 Stressed Habitat: 1

Erosion

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

Soil

Silt %: 20 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: 50 Gravel %: 30
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

No files have been attached to this item.