Superfund Site:

FORT DETRICK AREA B GROUND WATER
FORT DETRICK, MD

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Larry Brown
(215) 814-5527

Remedial Project Manager
Bob Thomson
(215) 814-3357

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Site Location

Street Address:
810 SCHREIDER STREET, FORT DETRICK, MD 21702

Background

Fort Detrick is an active U.S. Army Installation operated under the Army Medical Command (MEDCOM), in Frederick, Maryland. Fort Detrick is located within the city limits of Frederick and is surrounded by residential areas and county-owned land.

Fort Detrick consists of three non-contiguous tracts of land designated as Areas A, B, and
C. Area B is the only area of Fort Detrick that is currently on the NPL. Area B occupies approximately 399 acres. Initially, Area B was established as a proving ground in the Army's Biological Warfare program. Later, Area B was used as a disposal area for ...
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