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Submit Information for Burial at Sea in the Mid-Atlantic

Burial at Sea in Other Areas

This electronic form may be used to submit information concerning burials at sea in the Atlantic Ocean off of Delaware, Maryland, or Virginia or in Lake Erie off of Pennsylvania. All burials should be reported to EPA within 30 days.

Questions? Or, do you want to submit additional materials, like copies of local permits? Contact:

Renee Searfoss (searfoss.renee@epa.gov)
Team Leader
Coastal Science Team
Office of Monitoring and Assessment (3EA50)
Environmental Assessment and Innovation Division
US EPA Region 3
1650 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103-2029
215-814-2137


Type of remains (pick only 1):

Cremated
Non-cremated

If not cremated, did the remains appear to rapidly sink to the ocean/lake floor (pick only 1):

Yes
No

Name of deceased

Date of burial/scatter

Location of Burial/Scatter

Port of departure

Latitude

Longitude

Distance from shore (minimum of 3 nautical miles)

Depth of water

Vessel

Vessel Name

Vessel point of contact

Vessel point of contact phone

Director or Person Responsible for the Burial Arrangements

Name

Phone

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