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FV Pacific Knight; Clark's Point, AK

Clark's Point, AK | 2018-Jul-26

Initial Notification: On July 25, 2018, the USCG Sector Anchorage reported that the FV Pacific Knight, a fishing tender, capsized in Nushagak Bay, approximately 11 miles south of Dillingham. The vessel reportedly had 800 gallons of diesel and 300 gallons of hydraulic oil onboard. A sheen is observed on the water. The USCG conducted a SAR. ADFG issued an emergency fishing closure.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:diesel
Total amount at risk of spill: 800 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 58° 51.63′ North
Longitude (approximate): 158° 32.07′ West