LOCATION: Toker Point, Northwest Territories
Case number: 120-696
On September 2, 2016, the fuel barge Investigator ran aground near Toker Point, about 15 km north of Tuktoyaktuk and remains stranded. The Administrator engaged counsel to act on her behalf together with Coast Guard to protect the interests of the Fund. A refloating attempt was unsuccessful and it is intended that the barge will over winter in the Arctic. The file remains open.