Mekoryuk Former Sewage Lagoon

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Site Information

Updated: 07/07/2017
Name: Mekoryuk Former Sewage Lagoon
Site Type: Landfill Status: Covered/Closed

Location

Region: Bethel Location: Mekoryuk
Latitude: 60.388252 Longitude: -166.192834
MTRS:
Description: Centrally located in town, 700 feet northwest of the school.
Acres: 5.63 Years of Operation 1970s-2004

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Sewage
Exposure Pathways:
(no items specified)

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 300 Water Body: 300 Water Name: Bering Sea
Subsistence 400 Critical Habitat: 270,000
Residences: 720 Stressed Habitat: 1

Erosion

Type:
Waves
Factors:
Tides
Symptoms:
(no items specified)
Erosion Rate: 2 Rate QA: BEA Calculated
Current Mitigation: No

Soil

Silt %: 35 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: 30 Sand %: 35 Gravel %:
Boulder %: Loam %:

File Details

Manager: Devynn Maclure File Location: Anchorage File Number: n/a

Drinking Water Sources

Primary?NameTypeTreatmentDepth (ft)Distance (ft)Zone
LKSD Mekoryuk Nunivaarmiut SCGroundwaterUnknown40710Zone A

Tanks (if Applicable)

There are no tanks for this site.

Files

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