Barrow Naval Arctic Research Lab

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Site Information

Updated: 12/29/2014
Name: Barrow Naval Arctic Research Lab
Site Type: Military Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: North Slope Location: Barrow
Latitude: 71.324892 Longitude: -156.679144
MTRS: Sec 21, T23N, 18W Umiat
Description: Almost 2 miles northeast of the community; along the coast.
Acres: 3.75 Years of Operation 1970's - Present

Contamination

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

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 950 Water Body: 250 Water Name: Middle Salt Lagoon
Subsistence 950 Critical Habitat: 730,000
Residences: 250 Stressed Habitat: 999

Erosion

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

Soil

Silt %: 20 Clay %: 20 Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: 20 Gravel %: 40
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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