Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Incident Description
Location Tanglefoot Bay, Karluk, on Kodiak Island
Product/Quantity The vessel owner reported 1000 gallons of diesel was on board the vessel at the time of the grounding. Further gauging of fuel tanks on August 22nd found no fuel in the tanks.
Cause F/V Donna Ann, a 58’ wooden hulled vessel, drifted aground on a gravel and sand beach after dragging anchor in Tanglewood Bay at 2:40 a.m. on August 20.
Time/Date of Spill U.S. Coast Guard reported to DEC that the vessel grounded at 2:40 a.m., August 20, 2003.
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