Barrow NARL Airstrip Fuel Spill

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Site Information

Updated: 12/30/2014
Name: Barrow NARL Airstrip Fuel Spill
Site Type: Polluted Soil Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: North Slope Location: Barrow
Latitude: 71.335965 Longitude: -156.645617
MTRS: Sec 22, T23N, R18W Umiat
Description: Located between Imikpuk Lake and North Salt Lagoon; near the airstrip
Acres: 2.0 Years of Operation 1976 - Present

Contamination

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

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 700 Water Body: 300 Water Name: North Salt Lagoon
Subsistence 700 Critical Habitat: 730,000
Residences: 6,000 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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