Site 00025594 - Former Chooutla Residential School Site

  • Status

    Initial testing completed. Detailed testing underway.
  • Site Status

  • Classification

    High Priority for Action

Site Details

Site Location

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  • Latitude, Longitude

    60.178856, -134.687658
  • Municipality

    Carcross, YT
  • Federal Electoral District


Site Management Strategy

  • Additional assessment

Contaminant Details

Contamination Estimate

The following contaminated media was identified on the site:

Contaminant Type Medium Type
PHCs (petroleum hydrocarbons) Soil
PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) Groundwater
PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) Sediment
PAHs (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) Soil
Metal, metalloid, and organometallic Soil


This table contains the population estimates at distances around the site.

Radius Population
1 km54
5 km451
10 km454
25 km808
50 km3,080

Financial/Annual Information


  • Reporting Organization

    Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada
  • Internal Identifier

  • Highest Step Completed

    04 Classify Contaminated Site Using the CCME National Classification System
  • Total Assessment Expenditure

  • Total Remediation Expenditure

  • Total Monitoring Expenditure

  • FCSAP Assessment Expenditure

  • FCSAP Remediation Expenditure

  • FCSAP Monitoring Expenditure

  • Actual Cubic Meters Remediated

    0 m3
  • Actual Hectares Remediated

    0 ha
  • Actual Tons Remediated

    0 t
  • Closed