EPA Superfund Program: MOSES LAKE WELLFIELD CONTAMINATION, MOSES LAKE, WA

Superfund Site Profile

The Moses Lake Wellfield Contamination site is located in Moses Lake, Washington. The site includes parts of the former Larson Air Force Base, Grant County Airport and some areas south of the airport. The U.S. government established the Larson Air Force Base in 1942 and closed the base in 1965. Former base operations and industrial activities associated with the aircraft industry contaminated soil and groundwater with hazardous chemicals. Remedial action is underway.


SITE STATUS

Construction
Complete?
No
Human Exposure
Status

Under Control
Contaminated Ground
Water Status
Not Under Control
Site-Wide Ready for
Anticipated Use?
No