Division of Spill Prevention and Response

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Incident Description
Location The release occurred approximately four hundred and fifty (450) meters up gradient of Horseshoe Lake at the Alderwood Townhouses in Kodiak, Alaska.
Product/Quantity Heating oil. The actual amount released is unknown. A small flow of oil sheen was discharging from the storm drain outflow into Horseshoe Lake during times of heavy rainfall. The discharge has been stopped.
Cause A leaking underground heating oil tank at the Alderwood Townhouse building.
Time/Date of Spill On January 20, 2005 at 4:25 PM the Department received an anonymous complaint of an oil sheen flowing from a storm drain outflow into Horseshoe Lake in Kodiak, Alaska.
Situation Reports
05/09/05 (PDF 207K)
07/22/2005 (PDF 41K)
10/03/2006 (PDF 85K)
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