Simmonds Hill Tar Leak; Utqiagvik, AK
Utqiagvik, AK | 2021-Jun-22
Initial Notification: On 22-Jun-2021, Sector Anchorage reported receiving photos of abandoned tanks leaking a tar-like substance. The tanks appear to be eroding from a man-made beach berm structure on the Beaufort Sea coast. USCG is requesting information regarding potential impacts from the release.
|Products of concern:||tar|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||unk gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||71° 17.87′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||156° 46.63′ West|