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Savoonga Fuel Sheen

Savoonga, AK | 2021-Jun-24

Initial Notification: On 24-Jun-2021, Sector Anchorage reported that sheen was discovered while digging a hole in a gravel pad at the water treatment plant in Savoonga. Sheening was also observed on a nearby stream. A fish kill of at least 30-40 sculpin has been observed. Sector is requesting NOAA phone support at this time.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:diesel
Total amount at risk of spill: 20000 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 63° 41.70′ North
Longitude (approximate): 170° 28.45′ West