Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Harold Kavelook High School Diesel Release

Incident Description

Incident Location Map

Location Harold Kaveolook High School, Kaktovik, Alaska
Product/Quantity Diesel fuel. The spill volume is estimated by the North Slope Borough to be approximately 2,500 gallons.
Cause Overfill of the school's 2,000-gallon heating oil tank resulting from valves being left open.
Time/Date of Incident 10:00 A.M on February 5, 2010
Situation Reports
02/09/2010 (PDF 105K)
02/10/2010 (PDF 175K)
04/12/2011 (PDF 133K) -- FINAL
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Tom DeRuyter (907) 451-2145