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Horseshoe Lake Mystery Sheen

Location
The release occurred approximately four hundred and fifty (450) meters up gradient of Horseshoe Lake at the Alderwood Townhouses in Kodiak, Alaska.
Time/Date
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.
Spill Id
05249902001
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.

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