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North River Street Fire - Portland, OR

1300 N River St, Portland, OR 97227, USA | 2017-Jul-10

Initial Notification: On July 10th, 2017, NOAA SSC was contacted by EPA Region 10 FOSC for assistance in a hazardous material removal action near the Willamette River in Portland, Oregon. A warehouse containing asbestos materials located on an approximately 280-foot by 280-foot plot situated between North River Street and the Willamette River caught fire. As the emergency response shifts to cleanup and removal, the FOSC is requesting information regarding ESA listed species and Resources at Risk in the area.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Products of concern:Asbestos
Latitude (approximate): 45° 32.39′ North
Longitude (approximate): 122° 40.93′ West