Division of Spill Prevention and Response


Incident Description

Location Peter Pan Seafood's tank farm is located in the city of False Pass. False Pass is 646 air miles southwest of Anchorage (Lat/Log: 54.827778, -163.399167).
Product/Quantity The spilled product is unleaded gasoline. The facility manager estimates that approximately 3,468 gallons of unleaded gasoline were lost from the 30,610-gallon capacity tank, which was gauged at 12,325 gallons at the end of January. The spill is contained within the lined containment area. It is suspected that the spill originated from the bottom of the tank.
Cause The cause of the spill is unknown and is under investigation.
Time/Date of Incident Peter Pan Seafoods facility manager discovered the spill at 2:30 p.m. on March 4, 2012. The Peter Pan Seafood's reported the spill to ADEC at 11:30 a.m. on March 5.
Situation Reports
08/06/2012 (PDF 797K) -- FINAL
03/09/2012 (PDF 453K)
03/06/2012 (PDF 289K)
For more information

Mark Sielaff, ADEC (907) 269-7532