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Gambell Fuel Release

Location
Gambell, Alaska
Time/Date of Incident
June 25, 2018
Spill Number
18389919301
Product/Quantity
Diesel fuel. The Native Village of Gambell estimates between 2,325 gallons and 2,698 gallons have been released. The Bering Strait School District, which received fuel to its tank farm through this same section of piping, reported that its full fuel delivery was received.
Cause
Failure of 4” underground diesel pipeline that services Gambell Native Store tank farm and the Bering Strait School District’s tank farm.

Situation Reports

Contact Information

  • Laurie Silfven, North Slope Northwest Arctic Unit Supervisor, ADEC
  • 907-269-7540

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7/13/2018 - 7/14/2018