FV Alaganik Sinking
Whittier, AK | 2019-Jul-08
Initial Notification: In the early morning hours of 08-Jul-2019, a fish tender/barge burned and sank at the dock in Whittier, AK. The tender/barge sank in 80 feet of water with potentially 5,500 gallons of diesel on board. There is light sheening on the water. The USCG is requesting a fates analysis and trajectory for the diesel and potential resources at risk report.
|Products of concern:||diesel|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||5500 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||60° 46.70′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||148° 40.03′ West|