Division of Spill Prevention and Response


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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