Semi-derelict Fishing Vessel Sunk; Sitka, AK
Sitka, AK, USA | 2023-Oct-28
Initial Notification: On October 28, 2023, the USCG Marine Safety Detachment (MSD) reported that F/V Fram, a semi-derelict vessel was sunken and generating sheens and debris into Sitka Sound, AK. The 34-ft wooden vessel was built in 1949. The F/V Fram's maximum capacity is about 250 gallons, but the amount on board is unknown because the owner was unreachable.
|Products of concern:||diesel|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||250 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||57° 3.50′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||135° 21.77′ West|