EPA Superfund Program: WURTSMITH AIR FORCE BASE, OSCODA, MI

Superfund Site Profile

The 5,223-acre Wurtsmith Air Force Base (Wurtsmith AFB) is located on the northeastern part of Michigan's lower peninsula. Leaking chemical storage tanks and waste disposal operations contaminated soil and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities are ongoing. Some areas of the site are still under investigation.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Human Exposure
Status

Insufficient Data
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Not a Ground Water Site
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No