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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.

2018 VMT Berth 5 Incident

Berth 5, Valdez Marine Terminal
Time/Date of Incident
0730 3 February 2018
Spill Number
The type of product spilled is Alaska North Slope crude. Spill amount unknown at this time but is estimated to be under 200 gallons to containment. There was some spray to water but no sheen on water has been observed.
The cause is under investigation, but early indicators show that crude was leaking from the end caps of two (of four) loading arms into containment. No tankers were loading at the time.

Situation Reports

Contact Information

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