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Site Report: ADOT&PF Whittier Ferry Terminal

Site Name: ADOT&PF Whittier Ferry Terminal
Address: Whittier Ferry Terminal, Whittier, AK 99693
File Number: 2114.26.006
Hazard ID: 23107
Status: Cleanup Complete
Staff: ,
Latitude: 60.776521
Longitude: -148.686985
Horizontal Datum:NAD83

We make every effort to ensure the data presented here is accurate based on the best available information currently on file with DEC. It is therefore subject to change as new information becomes available. We recommend contacting the assigned project staff prior to making decisions based on this information.


Diesel contamination found associated with Tank #2, a 500-gallon diesel UST installed in 2000.

Action Information

Action Date Action Description DEC Staff
7/24/2008 Leaking Underground Storage Tank Release Confirmed - Petroleum LUST Site created in CSP for source area ID 76004 (Added by System) Mitzi Read
7/24/2008 Site Added to Database * Not Assigned
7/30/2008 Leaking Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Initiated - Petroleum Approximately 5,000-gallons of Bunker C heating oil were removed from the tank prior to the excavation. A flame ionization detector was used to guide the removal of contaminated soil resulting in the excavation and thermal treatment of approximately 18 cubic yards of contaminated soil. Confirmation samples collected from the bottom and sides of the excavation did not contain contaminants above 18 AAC 75 Method Two, migration to groundwater cleanup levels. After sampling, clean soils removed during the excavation were used as backfill in the excavation. Groundwater was not encountered. Bill O'Connell
7/30/2008 Site Closure Approved The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Contaminated Sites Program (ADEC) has completed review of the report titled UST Post Closure Site Assessment, Whittier Ferry Terminal; Whittier Alaska dated November, 2007. This site had been contaminated by the release of a hazardous substance; however, based on the information provided to date, ADEC has determined that no further remedial action is required, and that ADOT&PF Whittier Ferry Terminal UST can be closed. The hazardous substance contamination has been adequately addressed and does not pose an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment. Bill O'Connell
7/31/2008 Update or Other Action RECKEY has automatically been generated. * Not Assigned
7/27/2009 Exposure Tracking Model Ranking Initial ranking with ETM completed for source area id: 76004 name: autogenerated pm edit - ADOT&PF Whittier Ferry Terminal Bill O'Connell

Contaminant Information

Name Level Description Media Comments
For more information about this site, contact DEC at (907) 465-5390.

Control Type

Type Details
No ICs Required


Description Details
Advance approval required to transport soil or groundwater off-site.

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