Nuiqsut NSB Tank Farm

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Site Information

Updated: 06/11/2014
Name: Nuiqsut NSB Tank Farm
Site Type: Tank Farm Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: North Slope Location: Nuiqsut
Latitude: 70.213686 Longitude: -150.998848
MTRS:
Description: This is a tank farm near the airstrip. It is not a known contaminated site, but does house petroleum products and could result in contamination if it is subjected to erosion or flooding. There were multiple vertical and horizontal tanks at the facility. This site is located approximately 2500 feet from the Nechelik Channel of the Colville River Delta.
Acres: 0.6 Years of Operation 1980s-present

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Fuels
Exposure Pathways:
Inhalation

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 2,800 Water Body: 1,670 Water Name: Nechelik Channel of the Colville River Delta
Subsistence 4,400 Critical Habitat: 1,992,000
Residences: 250 Stressed Habitat: 2,440

Erosion

Type:
Ice
Factors:
(no items specified)
Symptoms:
(no items specified)
Erosion Rate: 3 Rate QA: Reported
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

Silt %: Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: 10 Sand %: Gravel %: 90
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
4881246 Diesel & Gasoline TanksNorth Slope BoroughLegible

Files

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