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Commercial Fishing Vessel Aground in Gastineau Channel, Juneau, AK

Dupont Creek, Juneau, AK, USA | 2023-Aug-01

Initial Notification: On 1-Aug-23, The 40’ CFV MARCO ran aground in Gastineau Channel. GPS 58-13.55N, 134-15.69W. The vessel has approximately 300 gallons of diesel fuel onboard. USCG plans to utilize divers to plug the fuel vents and boom the vessel while the owner further develops the salvage plan with his insurance company.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:diesel
Total amount at risk of spill: 300 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 58° 13.55′ North
Longitude (approximate): 134° 15.69′ West