Concerns grow as river bank erodes near Dillingham sewage lagoons

Mar 18, 2016

City estimates 2-300' of river bank have eroded over the past two years, leaving about 300' left between the Wood River and the wastewater treatment facility. 

Aeration occurring on one of two sewage lagoon ponds in Dillingham. Just east of the ponds, the Wood River continues to erode away the bank and close the distance between the fresh and not-so-fresh waters.
Credit KDLG

This story originally aired on the Mar. 18 Bristol Bay and Beyond.