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Event Notification Report for July 28, 2000

                    U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
                              Operations Center

                              Event Reports For
                           07/27/2000 - 07/28/2000

                              ** EVENT NUMBERS **

37188  37189  37190  37191  37192  37193  

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|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   37188       |
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| REP ORG:  FLORIDA BUREAU OF RADIATION CONTROL  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 07/27/2000|
|LICENSEE:  QORE, INC. d/b/a ATLANTA TESTING & EN|NOTIFICATION TIME: 10:13[EDT]|
|    CITY:  TAMPA                    REGION:  2  |EVENT DATE:        07/27/2000|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  FL |EVENT TIME:        08:30[EDT]|
|LICENSE#:  1646-1                AGREEMENT:  Y  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  07/27/2000|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |STEPHEN CAHILL       R2      |
|                                                |JOHN HICKEY          NMSS    |
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| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  CHARLEY ADAMS                |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  LEIGH TROCINE                |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NAGR                     AGREEMENT STATE        |                             |
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| AGREEMENT STATE REPORT INVOLVING A STOLEN TROXLER GAUGE OWNED BY QORE, INC.  |
| d/b/a ATLANTA TESTING & ENGINEERING, INC. LOCATED IN TAMPA, FLORIDA          |
|                                                                              |
| The following text is a portion of a facsimile received from the Florida     |
| Bureau of Radiation Control:                                                 |
|                                                                              |
| "Licensee:  Qore, Inc., d/b/a Atlanta Testing & Engineering, Inc."           |
|                                                                              |
| "City, State, and Zip Code:  Tampa, FL  33313"                               |
|                                                                              |
| "License #:  1646-1"                                                         |
|                                                                              |
| "License Type; Category:  Specific; 3L(1)"                                   |
|                                                                              |
| "Isotope(s):  Cs-137; Am-241:Be"                                             |
|                                                                              |
| "Activity(s):  8 mCi, 40.2 mCi"                                              |
|                                                                              |
| "Material Form; Chemical Form; Physical Form:  By-product: Special Form"     |
|                                                                              |
| "Probable Disposition of Material:  Unknown"                                 |
|                                                                              |
| "Exposure?  No"                                                              |
|                                                                              |
| "Number:  N/A"                                                               |
|                                                                              |
| "Type of Individual(s):  N/A"                                                |
|                                                                              |
| "Exposure Source:  N/A"                                                      |
|                                                                              |
| "Dose Delivered to:  N/A"                                                    |
|                                                                              |
| "Maximum Dose Received:  N/A"                                                |
|                                                                              |
| "Incident Category:  Loss of Control - Lost, Abandoned, or Stolen            |
| Materials"                                                                   |
|                                                                              |
| "Incident Location:  2306 Isabel St., Tampa, FL"                             |
|                                                                              |
| "Location Classification:  Unrestricted Area"                                |
|                                                                              |
| "Incident Description:  [The] licensee reported that a gauge was stolen from |
| a technician's home between 8 p.m. on 26 July and 8 a.m. on 27 July.  The    |
| technician had worked late at a job and went home for the evening.  When he  |
| checked the container the next morning[,] the gauge was missing.  The gauge  |
| is locked[,] but the container had not been locked.  The keys to the gauge   |
| were not stolen.  The Tampa PD and the Florida Bureau of Radiation Control   |
| are investigating.  The licensee is considering [offering] a $500 reward for |
| the gauge's return."                                                         |
|                                                                              |
| "Device Type (Quantity):  Soil Moisture/Density Gauge (1)"                   |
|                                                                              |
| "Manufacturer:  Troxler"                                                     |
|                                                                              |
| "Model Number:  3430"                                                        |
|                                                                              |
| "Serial Number:  23299"                                                      |
|                                                                              |
| "Emergency Groups at Scene:  None"                                           |
|                                                                              |
| "Organizations Notified:  NRC, Tampa PD"                                     |
|                                                                              |
| "Media Contacted:  None"                                                     |
|                                                                              |
| "Investigator's Name; Title:  Charles Adams, Environmental Specialist II"    |
|                                                                              |
| "Office:  Environmental Radiation Control"                                   |
|                                                                              |
| "Date; Time Investigated:  27-Jul-00; 0830"                                  |
|                                                                              |
| "[NRC] Region II has been notified."                                         |
|                                                                              |
| Call the NRC operations officer for contact information.                     |
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|Fuel Cycle Facility                              |Event Number:   37189       |
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| FACILITY: WESTINGHOUSE ELECTRIC CORPORATION    |NOTIFICATION DATE: 07/27/2000|
|   RXTYPE: URANIUM FUEL FABRICATION             |NOTIFICATION TIME: 11:33[EDT]|
| COMMENTS: LEU CONVERSION (UF6 to UO2)          |EVENT DATE:        07/26/2000|
|           COMMERCIAL LWR FUEL                  |EVENT TIME:        12:52[EDT]|
|                                                |LAST UPDATE DATE:  07/27/2000|
|    CITY:  COLUMBIA                 REGION:  2  +-----------------------------+
|  COUNTY:  RICHLAND                  STATE:  SC |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|LICENSE#:  SNM-1107              AGREEMENT:  Y  |STEPHEN CAHILL       R2      |
|  DOCKET:  07001151                             |JOSIE PICCONE        NMSS    |
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| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  JIM HEATH                    |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  BOB STRANSKY                 |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NBNL                     RESPONSE-BULLETIN      |                             |
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| 24-HOUR NRC BULLETIN 91-01 REPORT                                            |
|                                                                              |
| "During a routine procedure review associated with a plant-wide procedure    |
| upgrade process, a Nuclear Criticality Safety (NCS) engineer noted that a    |
| procedure was not written in compliance with the documented criticality      |
| safety evaluation.                                                           |
|                                                                              |
| "The procedure under review was 'Filter Disassembly Process' which provides  |
| instructions for the disassembly of HEPA filters to remove non-combustible   |
| material and recover gross contamination (i.e. particles which are not       |
| imbedded in the media) prior to incineration. The procedure instructed the   |
| operator to 'Place paper filter media into a 30-gal paper bag for            |
| shredding.' The NCS engineer subsequently examined the criticality safety    |
| evaluation for the shredder system and found that mass control in the system |
| is maintained by administrative controls which prohibit the shredding of     |
| filters surveyed to contain greater than 5g U-235/10 liters. It was          |
| determined that the procedure for shredding of the paper bags filled with    |
| un-assayed filter media failed to provide the documented double contingency  |
| protection for the system.                                                   |
|                                                                              |
| "Double Contingency Protection:                                              |
| Double contingency protection for the shredder is based on mass control      |
| (prevent greater than 43 kg U from accumulating in the feeder hopper or the  |
| receiver drums).  It was determined that less than double contingency        |
| protection remained for the system. However, at no time was greater than a   |
| safe mass involved. In accordance with Westinghouse Operating License        |
| (SNM-1107), paragraph 3.7.3 (c.5), this event meets the criteria for a 24    |
| hour notification because it constitutes a 'nuclear criticality safety       |
| incident, in an analyzed system, for which less than previously documented   |
| double contingency protection remains ...and: Less than a safe mass ... is   |
| involved...'                                                                 |
|                                                                              |
| "Summary of Activity:                                                        |
| Immediately upon determining that less than double contingency protection    |
| remained, the NCS engineer directed that shredding of bags containing        |
| disassembled filter media be stopped. Thus double contingency protection was |
| immediately restored.                                                        |
|                                                                              |
| "Conclusions:                                                                |
| *  Loss of double contingency protection occurred.                           |
| *  At no time was greater than a safe mass involved.                         |
| *  At no time was there any risk to the health or safety of any employee or  |
| member of the public. No exposure to hazardous material was involved.        |
| *  The Incident Review Committee (IRC) determined that this is a safety      |
| significant incident in accordance with governing procedures. A formal root  |
| cause analysis is underway.                                                  |
| *  Notification was the result of a deficient procedure, not 'a deficient    |
| NCS analysis."                                                               |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   37190       |
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| FACILITY: PALISADES                REGION:  3  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 07/27/2000|
|    UNIT:  [1] [] []                 STATE:  MI |NOTIFICATION TIME: 11:50[EDT]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] CE                               |EVENT DATE:        07/26/2000|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        14:27[EDT]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  SHERI KING                   |LAST UPDATE DATE:  07/27/2000|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  STEVE SANDIN                 +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |THOMAS KOZAK         R3      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AARC 50.72(b)(1)(v)      OTHER ASMT/COMM INOP   |                             |
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|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|1     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
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| EMERGENCY OFFSITE FACILITY (EOF) TELEPHONE LAND LINES CUT DURING             |
| CONSTRUCTION.                                                                |
|                                                                              |
| "ON 7/26/00 AT APPROXIMATELY 1427 HOURS, IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT ALL LAND     |
| LINKED TELEPHONES IN THE EMERGENCY OFFSITE RESPONSE FACILITY WERE            |
| INOPERATIVE.  SUBSEQUENT INVESTIGATION REVEALED A MAJOR TELEPHONE TRUNK LINE |
| HAD BEEN SEVERED AT APPROXIMATELY 1130 HOURS DURING CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES  |
| APPROXIMATELY ONE MILE FROM THE EOF.  THIS SIGNIFICANT LOSS OF TELEPHONES    |
| WOULD HAVE IMPAIRED THE CAPABILITY TO ACTIVATE THE EOF IN THE EVENT OF AN    |
| ACCIDENT OR EMERGENCY.  AT THE TIME OF THE DISCOVERY, COMMUNICATIONS FROM    |
| THE CONTROL ROOM TO THE NRC AND OFFSITE AGENCIES WERE VERIFIED AS            |
| OPERATIONAL.  THE PHONE LINES WERE REPAIRED BY 1700 HOURS ON 7/26/00.        |
|                                                                              |
| "REPORTABILITY OF THE OCCURRENCE WAS DETERMINED AT 1100 HOURS ON 7/27/00."   |
|                                                                              |
| THE LICENSEE INFORMED THE NRC RESIDENT INSPECTOR.                            |
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!!!!!!!!! THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RETRACTED. THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RETRACTED  !!!!!!!
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|Research Reactor                                 |Event Number:   37191       |
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| FACILITY: UNIV OF ARIZONA                      |NOTIFICATION DATE: 07/27/2000|
|   RXTYPE: 100 KW TRIGA MARK I                  |NOTIFICATION TIME: 12:00[EDT]|
| COMMENTS:                                      |EVENT DATE:        07/27/2000|
|                                                |EVENT TIME:        08:45[MST]|
|                                                |LAST UPDATE DATE:  07/27/2000|
|    CITY:  TUCSON                   REGION:  4  +-----------------------------+
|  COUNTY:  PIMA                      STATE:  AZ |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|LICENSE#:  R-52                  AGREEMENT:  Y  |BILL JONES           R4      |
|  DOCKET:  05000113                             |JIM LYONS            NRR     |
+------------------------------------------------+JOSIE PICCONE        NMSS    |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  J.G. WILLIAMS                |                             |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  STEVE SANDIN                 |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NLTR                     LICENSEE 24 HR REPORT  |                             |
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| 24-HOUR REPORT INVOLVING POTENTIAL I-131 CONTAMINATION                       |
|                                                                              |
| "FACILITY LICENSE R-52                                                       |
|                                                                              |
| "Report, possibly spurious, of I-131 contamination                           |
|                                                                              |
| "July 27, 2000                                                               |
|                                                                              |
| "Description of the Occurrence:                                              |
|                                                                              |
| "On the afternoon of July 18, 2000, a routine contamination survey was       |
| performed at the Nuclear Reactor Laboratory (NRL), University of Arizona by  |
| staff of the Radiation Control Office (RCO). On July 26, at approximately    |
| 0845, the Reactor Supervisor received word that four out of 30 wipe samples  |
| showed contamination, with the highest count rate about 1100 counts per      |
| minute. Subsequently, he was told that I-131 (8-day half life) was           |
| identified by gamma spectrometry.                                            |
|                                                                              |
| "Immediate surveys of the Reactor Laboratory and reviews of records showed   |
| no confirmatory evidence, which should have been found if the reported       |
| contamination was genuine.                                                   |
|                                                                              |
| "Contamination of the samples while in RCO custody is suspected, and this    |
| possibility is being investigated.                                           |
|                                                                              |
| "On the morning of 18 July a group of 20 visitors, members of the public,    |
| was present for about one hour in the morning. One half of the visitors,     |
| mostly school children grades 6 to 9, carried pocket dosimeters, which       |
| showed no exposure. The continuous air monitor showed no indication. The     |
| area monitors showed no indication. Finally, no indication of I-131 could be |
| found in the laboratory yesterday, even though no clean-up had been          |
| attempted.                                                                   |
|                                                                              |
| "The report we received from RCO is at the moment considered to be spurious. |
| This report is transmitted within 24 hours of our receiving that report,     |
| however, in case it proves to have some foundation. Investigation is in any  |
| case needed of how this occurred, and of why the report we received from RCO |
| was not timely."                                                             |
|                                                                              |
| * * * UPDATE 7/27/00 FROM J. WILLIAMS TO S. SANDIN VIA FAX * * *             |
|                                                                              |
| The licensee is retracting this report based on the following:               |
|                                                                              |
| "FACILITY LICENSE R-52                                                       |
|                                                                              |
| Withdrawn: previous report, dated today, entitled, "Report, possibly         |
| spurious, of I-131 contamination"                                            |
|                                                                              |
| "July 27, 2000                                                               |
|                                                                              |
| "Investigation of information that formed the basis for my previous report,  |
| dated today, has led to the conclusion that there exists no credible         |
| evidence of any violation of 10CFR20 at this facility or of any other basis  |
| for an immediate report in accordance with our Technical Specification.  In  |
| particular no exposure or contamination of any person has occurred.          |
| Therefore, the previous report is withdrawn.                                 |
|                                                                              |
| "The basis for this conclusion, briefly, is as follows:                      |
|                                                                              |
| "-  The Radiation Control Office has reason to believe that the gamma        |
| spectrometer used to identify I-131 may have been previously contaminated    |
| with I-131.                                                                  |
|                                                                              |
| "-  I-131 is not an isotope in use in the Reactor Laboratory.  It is present |
| in the reactor fuel elements, but could not have leaked from them without    |
| causing other indications that were not present.                             |
|                                                                              |
| "-  The liquid scintillation counts were incorrectly reported by an          |
| inexperienced analyst (though experienced in operating the equipment).       |
|                                                                              |
| "-  At low counting levels, the techniques used to obtain the liquid         |
| scintillation counts may be sensitive to spurious effects such as static     |
| electricity.                                                                 |
|                                                                              |
| "-  Even if accurate, the count rates reported would not credibly lead to    |
| the possibility of exposures above 10CFR20 limits.                           |
|                                                                              |
| "-  The absence of indications from Reactor Laboratory instruments, as       |
| reported previously, cannot be explained if there were any reactivity        |
| released from the reactor. Channel checks of those instruments had been      |
| performed on the day in question (7/18/00), and their calibrations were      |
| current.                                                                     |
|                                                                              |
| "-  In addition to the absence of air monitor indication and area monitor    |
| indication, the reactor pool water monitoring system showed no indication.   |
|                                                                              |
| "-  Further wipe samples of the locations occupied by visitors on 7/18/00,   |
| showed no indications of activity above background, and other wipes from     |
| areas not accessible to visitors showed no significant indications.          |
|                                                                              |
| "As stated in the original report, the reasons for the reporting of possibly |
| spurious data, also after an apparently undue delay, require investigation.  |
| The results will be reported in writing to the NRC within 30 days, as an     |
| 'observed inadequacy in the implementation of administrative or procedural   |
| controls,' (Tech. Specs. 6.7.c.4)."                                          |
|                                                                              |
| Notified R4DO(Jones) and NMSS(Collins).                                      |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   37192       |
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| FACILITY: RIVER BEND               REGION:  4  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 07/27/2000|
|    UNIT:  [1] [] []                 STATE:  LA |NOTIFICATION TIME: 13:54[EDT]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] GE-6                             |EVENT DATE:        07/27/2000|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        09:02[CDT]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  VERNON CARLSON               |LAST UPDATE DATE:  07/27/2000|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  STEVE SANDIN                 +-----------------------------+
+------------------------------------------------+PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |BILL JONES           R4      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|AIND 50.72(b)(2)(iii)(D) ACCIDENT MITIGATION    |                             |
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|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|1     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|                                                   |                          |
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| POTENTIAL LOSS OF SAFETY FUNCTION RELATED TO CONTROL ROOM CHILLED WATER      |
| SYSTEM                                                                       |
|                                                                              |
| "While alternating Divisions of Control Room Chilled water to perform post   |
| maintenance testing on HVK-CHL1B the  'B'  chiller tripped. When actions     |
| were taken to restart the 'A'  chiller the breaker for the service water     |
| recirc valve SWP-MOV 27A tripped. The breaker was reset and the chiller was  |
| started.  Due to the  indeterminate nature of the breaker trip on the valve, |
| the 'A'  chiller was declared Inoperable.  The 'C'  & 'D' chillers were      |
| already Inoperable due to non-related existing conditions. This places the   |
| unit in Action  'B'  of Tech Spec 3.7.3. We are conservatively reporting     |
| this pending the investigation of the condition and it's affect on the       |
| system response to postulated events to determine if the safety function was |
| truly lost.  System is currently operating and maintaining normal control    |
| room temperature."                                                           |
|                                                                              |
| The licensee will inform the NRC Resident Inspector.                         |
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|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   37193       |
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| REP ORG:  IDAHO NAT ENGR & ENVIRONMENTAL LAB   |NOTIFICATION DATE: 07/27/2000|
|LICENSEE:  IDAHO NAT ENGR & ENVIRONMENTAL LAB   |NOTIFICATION TIME: 19:22[EDT]|
|    CITY:  IDAHO FALLS              REGION:  4  |EVENT DATE:        07/27/2000|
|  COUNTY:                            STATE:  ID |EVENT TIME:        15:55[MDT]|
|LICENSE#:                        AGREEMENT:  N  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  07/28/2000|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |BILL JONES           R4      |
|                                                |ELLIS MERSCHOFF      RA      |
+------------------------------------------------+ELMO COLLINS         NMSS    |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  JOE GARCIA                   |CHARLES MILLER       IRO     |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  STEVE SANDIN                 |STEINDURF            FEMA    |
+------------------------------------------------+DOE, USDA, HHS (fax)         |
|EMERGENCY CLASS:          N/A                   |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NINF                     INFORMATION ONLY       |                             |
|                                                |                             |
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| COURTESY NOTIFICATION OF A DOE EMERGENCY DECLARATION AT AN INDEPENDENT SPENT |
| FUEL STORAGE INSTALLATION (ISFSI) IN IDAHO                                   |
|                                                                              |
| At 1555MDT, DOE INEEL declared a Site Area Emergency due to wildland fires   |
| on DOE controlled property.  The ISFSI containing the TMI spent fuel is not  |
| threatened.  This notification is a courtesy call only and does not involve  |
| the NRC Radiological Emergency Plan.  No NRC assistance is requested.        |
|                                                                              |
| DOE INEEL has notified the State of Idaho, all surrounding counties and DOE  |
| Headquarters.                                                                |
|                                                                              |
| *** UPDATE AT 0304 EDT ON 07/28/00 FROM JOE GARCIA AND FOREST HOLMS TO LEIGH |
| TROCINE ***                                                                  |
|                                                                              |
| This event status update was provided as a courtesy notification.   The Site |
| Area Emergency remains in progress.  There is a site-wide emergency action   |
| level in effect because of a wildland fire.  The TMI-2 ISFSI is located at   |
| the Idaho National Engineering & Environmental Laboratory (INEEL), but the   |
| Site Area Emergency does not impact the TMI-2 ISFSI.  However, INEEL has     |
| been directed by the Department of Energy (DOE) to notify the NRC when       |
| emergency action levels of this nature are in place.  The Site Area          |
| Emergency will remain in effect until the fire is extinguished.              |
|                                                                              |
| The following text is a portion of a facsimile received from the INEEL:      |
|                                                                              |
| "Description of Incident:  Wildland fire on the INEEL.  Fire suppression     |
| efforts continue.  Emergency response centers [are] operational at RWMC,     |
| CFA, INTEC, TRA, EOC with reduced staffing.  INTEC and TRA [are] continuing  |
| to monitor facilities."                                                      |
|                                                                              |
| The NRC operations officer notified the R4DO (Jones), R4RA (Merschoff), NMSS |
| EO (Collins), IRO (Miller), and the Federal Emergency Management Agency      |
| (FEMA) (Storer).  DOE, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Department of  |
| Health and Human Services (HHS), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and  |
| Department of Transportation (DOT) (via the National Response Center) were   |
| also notified via facsimile.                                                 |
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