White Mystery Substance on Saint George Island, Pribilof Islands, AK
Saint George Island, Pribilof Islands, AK | 2022-Jun-27
Initial Notification: Reports of "masses of gooey, kind of oily white particles" washing up onto the beaches of St George Island began on 8-Jun-2022. Several local observers have reported via email a white substance stranded on the shoreline. The NOAA SSC was included in the reports. Samples and photographs were taken to help determine the type of material.
|Latitude (approximate):||56° 34.47′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||169° 32.89′ West|