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Juneau State Office Mailing Address Update

All mail sent to the DEC office in Juneau through the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to P.O. Box 111800. Beginning October 1, all mail addressed to our Willoughby Avenue address will not be delivered and will be returned to sender by the Post Office. This change only impacts incoming mail to the Juneau office.

M/V Pegasus Sinking

Off Sunshine Cove on the east side of Lynn Canal. Sunshine Cove is 28 miles northwest of Juneau.
Time/Date of Incident
At approximately 11:30 AM, July 24, 2007
Spill Number
A small quantity of oil discharged immediately after the vessel sank, but the amount of product spilled is unknown at this time. Approximately 1200 gallons of diesel fuel was on board the vessel as well as unknown quantities of lubricating and hydraulic oils.
The cause of the sinking is under investigation by the US Coast Guard.

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July 24-25, 2007