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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, Juneau, AK, 99811. 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.

Valdez Marine Terminal Berth 5 Firewater System

Berth 5, Valdez Marine Terminal
Discovered at 11:00 AM September 21, 2017
Spill Id
Product/ Quantity
Alyeska estimates less than 100 gallons of crude oil residue.
The cause is under investigation, but early indicators show that oily water in the oil loading system may have drained through the Berth firewater system during a pressure test.

ADEC Situation Reports

State map showing spill location

Contact Information

  • Geoff Merrell, Central Region Manager, ADEC
  • 907-269-7682


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September 22, 2017