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The Installation Action Plan lists areas of areas of potential contamination in three categories:
1.     Installation Restoration Program
2.     Munitions Response
3.     Compliance Restoration

The map below locates each area under active investigation and the table below lists characteristics of each area and provides a link to additional information

 


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Installation Restoration Program Sites

Area of Potential Contamination

Status

Historical Use

Acres

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RVAAP-01 Ramsdell Quarry Landfill

Remedial action completed. LUCs and LTM being implemented.

Quarry/Burn waste explosives/Landfill

14

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RVAAP-03 Open Demolition Area #1

Under investigation.

Burn explosives

6

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RVAAP-05 Winklepeck Burning Grounds

Cleaned up for small arms range use. Additional cleanup to be conducted to meet industrial use.

Burn explosives

212

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RVAAP-06 C Block Quarry

Under investigation.

Process waste disposal area

0.3

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RVAAP-08 Load Line 1

Buildings demolished. Soil removal conducted. Under additional investigation to meet industrial or residential use.

Load explosives into projectiles

160

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RVAAP-09 Load Line 2

Buildings demolished. Soil removal conducted. Under additional investigation  to meet industrial or residential use.

Load explosives into projectiles

212

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RVAAP-10 Load Line 3

Buildings demolished. Soil removal conducted. Under additional investigation to meet industrial or residential use.

Load explosives into projectiles

174

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RVAAP-11 Load Line 4

Buildings demolished. Soil removal conducted. Under additional investigation to meet industrial or residential use.

Load explosives into projectiles

129

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RVAAP-12 Load Line 12

Buildings demolished. Soil removal conducted. Under additional investigation to meet industrial or residential use.

Produced ammonium nitrate/Demilitarize munitions

75

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RVAAP-13 Bldg 1200-Dilution\Settling Pond

Buildings demolished. Removal action complete.Meets residential use. No further action required.

Demilitarize munitions

7.7

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RVAAP-19 Landfill North of Winklepeck Burn Ground

Under investigation.

Dispose waste

2.5

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RVAAP-28 Suspected Mustard Agent Burial Site

Investigation complete. Land use controls to be implemented.

Suspected mustard agent burial site

1.8

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RVAAP-29 Upper and Lower Cobbs Ponds

Under investigation.

Sedimentation basins to collect wastewater effluent and stormwater runoff

9

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RVAAP-33 Load Line 6

Buildings demolished. Under investigation.

Fuze assembly line.

43

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RVAAP-34 Sand Creek Disposal Road Landfill

Soil and debris removed as interim removal action. Under investigation.

Dispose waste

2.7

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RVAAP-38 NACA Test Area

Under investigation.

Test aircraft fuel.

69

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RVAAP-39 Load Line 5

Buildings demolished. Under investigation.

Produce fuzes

39

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RVAAP-40 Load Line 7

Buildings demolished Under investigation.

Assemble booster charges

37

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RVAAP-41 Load Line 8

Buildings demolished. Under investigation.

Assemble booster charges

44

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RVAAP-42 Load Line 9

Building demolished. Under investigation.

Produce detonators

106

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RVAAP-43 Load Line 10

Buildings demolished. Under investigation.

Produce percussion elements

36

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RVAAP-44 Load Line 11

Buildings demolished. Under investigation.

Produce primers

47

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RVAAP-45 Wet Storage Area

Four of six igloos demolished.. Under investigation.

Store explosives

36

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RVAAP-46 Building F-15 and F-16

Buildings demolished. Under investigation.

Test disassembly processes and munitions surveillance

2

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RVAAP-48 Anchor Test Area

 Removal action complete. Meets residential use. No further action required.

Test explosive-driven soil anchoring devices.

.5

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RVAAP-50 Atlas Scrap Yard

Under investigation.

House staff/ Store supplies/Staging

73

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RVAAP-51 Dump along Paris-Windham Road

Debris removed. Investigation complete. Land use controls to be implemented.

Dispose waste

0.2

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RVAAP-66 Facility-wide Groundwater

Well network includes 284 monitoring wells. Under investigation.

Supply water

NA

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RVAAP-67 Facility-wide Sewers

Sewers evaluated. Video survey complete. Under investigation.

Transport munitions waste water

NA

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ROD = Record of Decision                                        

ARNG = Army National Guard

Under study = soil, sediment, surface- and groundwater under investigation

NA = not applicable


Munitions Response Sites

Area of Potential
Contamination

Status

Historical Use

Acres

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Information

RVAAP-001-R-01, RVAAP-001-R-02 Ramsdell Quarry Landfill

Remedial investigation complete. Feasibility study recommended for RVAAP-001-R-01.

Treat explosives/Waste disposal

13.4

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RVAAP-002-R-01 Erie Burning Grounds

Remedial investigation complete. Feasibility study recommended.

Treat explosives/ Burn waste

33.9

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RVAAP-004-R-01 Open Demolition Area #2

Remedial investigation complete.  Feasibility study recommended. MEC removal action and surface sweeps to be conducted.

Test explosives/ Waste disposal

317.4

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RVAAP-008-R-01 Load Line #1

Remedial investigation complete. No further action required.

Load  explosives into projectiles

0.4

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RVAAP-016-R-01 Fuze and Booster Quarry

Remedial investigation complete. Feasibility study recommended.

Quarry/
Open burning/
Landfill/
Settling ponds

4.9

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RVAAP-019-R-01 Landfill North of Winklepeck

Remedial investigation complete. No further action recommended.

Dispose explosive waste

2.3

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RVAAP-032-R-01 40MM Firing Range

Remedial investigation complete. Feasibility study recommended.

Test range

1.3

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RVAAP-033-R-01 Firestone Test Facility

Investigation complete. No further action required.

Test missile chambers

0.4

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RVAAP-034-R-01 Sand Creek Dump

Investigation complete. No further action required.

Dispose construction, lab, operation debris

0.9

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RVAAP-050-R-01 Atlas Scrap Yard

Remedial investigation complete. No further action recommended.

Used as construction camp/storage site

66

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RVAAP-060-R-01 Block D Igloo

Remedial investigation complete. Feasibility study recommended.

Location of 1943 igloo explosion

92

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RVAAP-061-R-01 Block D Igloo –TD

Remedial investigation complete. No further action recommended.

Added to further isolate probable debris from a 1943 explosion

14.13

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RVAAP-062-R-01 Water Works #4 Dump

Remedial investigation complete. No further action required.

Dispose waste

0.77

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RVAAP-063-R-01 Group 8 MRS

Remedial investigation complete. Feasibility study recommended.

Dispose waste/Open burning

2.6

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MEC = munitions and explosives of concern
UXO = unexploded ordnance
Under study = soil, sediment, surface- and groundwater under investigation


 

Compliance Restoration Sites

Area of Potential
Contamination

Status

Historical Use

Acres

More Information

CC RVAAP-68 Electric Substations (E, W, No. 3)

Investigation complete. No further action recommended.

Distribute electricity through 3 substations

0.6

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CC RVAAP-69 Building 1048 Fire Station

Fire Station building demolished. Remedial investigation under way.

Fire station/Fire extinguisher contents disposal

0.6

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CC RVAAP-70 East Classification Yard

Under investigation.

Maintenance of railcars

0.5

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CC RVAAP-71 Barn No. 5 Petroleum Release

Investigation complete. No further action required.

Barn

1.9

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CC RVAAP-72 Facility-wide Underground Storage Tanks

Investigation complete. No further action required.

Store gasoline, fuel, oil.

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CC RVAAP-73 Facility-wide Coal Storage

Under investigation.

Coal storage in 17 locations.

5

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CC RVAAP-74 Bldg 1034 Motor Pool Hydraulic Lift

Under investigation.

Vehicle maintenance

4

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CC RVAAP-75 George Road Sewage Treatment Plant / Mercury Spill

Under investigation.

Treat industrial and residential waste/Small mercury spill.

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CC RVAAP-76 Depot Area

Under investigation.

Depot admin area/ Fueling/Oil storage/Maintenance.

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CC RVAAP-77 Bldg 1037 Laundry Waste Water Sump

Concrete sump removed. Investigation complete. No further action required.

Laundry facility

0.2

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CC RVAAP-78 Quarry Pond Surface Dump

Under investigation.

Waste disposal/Burn waste

0.2

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CC RVAAP-79 Defense Logistics Agency Ore Storage Sites

Under investigation.

Store ores on ground and in ASTs/Pond collected runoff

68.92

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CC RVAAP-80 Group 2 Propellant Can Tops

Under investigation.

Store materials

13.4

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CC RVAAP-83 Former Buildings 1031 and 1039

Investigation complete. No further action required.

Hospital/Laboratory

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AST = above ground storage tank

Under study = identification and removal of munitions-related contamination