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Copper Solution to Hedges Creek

Tualatin, OR | 2021-Jul-01

Initial Notification: On the morning of Thursday July 1, 2021 around 1000 the NOAA SSC received a notification from the NW RRT member of a 300 gal copper solution spill (biocide CuSol-5) to Hedges Creek approx. 3 miles from where it feeds into the Tualation River. Oregon DEQ have been working on the situation since the previous afternoon and have requested any additional information on the chemical and resources at risk for the area.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Latitude (approximate): 45° 21.84′ North
Longitude (approximate): 122° 46.94′ West