Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Incident Description
Location Gannet Rocks in Kuluk Bay near Adak, 51.8721°N, 176.6183°W.
Product/Quantity Sheen was observed for a short period around the vessel after it ran
aground. The quantity of diesel fuel released is unknown. The vessel was also carrying 35,000 pounds of cod.
Cause The vessel ran aground on Gannet Rocks.
Time/Date of Incident 2:02 AM on March 18, 2007. The USCG reported the spill to ADEC at 5:32 AM on March 18, 2007.
Situation Reports
03/19/2007 (PDF 86K)
03/21/2007 (PDF 69K)
03/27/2007 (PDF 76K)
04/16/2007 (PDF 36K)
06/04/2007 (PDF 36K) updated
For more information

Eric Henry at (907) 269-7542 or email at Eric.Henry@alaska.gov