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F/V Northern Endurance Grounding

Location
The vessel ran aground on the northeast coast of Evans Island at location 60° 6.28’N, 147° 53.40W.
Time/Date of Incident
4:00 PM on August 13, 2006. The incident was reported to ADEC via NRC report at 9:58 PM on August 13, 2006.
Spill Number
06229922501
Product/Quantity
The actual amount spilled was found to be 80 -100 gallons, after the vessel was brought to port and the holed tank was measured.
Cause
The F/V Northern Endurance is a 70 foot long steel hulled salmon tender that due to poor visibility and lack of sleep ran aground on Evans Island. The hull and the 300 gallon day tank were breached.

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