|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Wed, 29 Jul 2009 22:34:43 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] TRIBES: Red Cliff Band update on Lake Superior barrel recovery|
Update on submerged Lake Superior barrels scheduledThe Red Cliff Band of the Lake Superior Chippewa continue their effort to raise barrels of military waste dumped in the lake.
By John Myers Duluth News Tribune (WI) July 28, 2009Representatives from the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe are coming to Duluth next week to update officials and residents on efforts to find and raise barrels of military waste dumped in Lake Superior a half-century ago — this time using the latest scientific techniques.
The band has been working for the past five years to identify the barrels and, eventually, raise dozens of them to confirm their contents. Red Cliff has been using U.S. Department of Defense pollution cleanup money for the effort, reviving the hunt more than a decade after state and federal agencies said they were finished working on the issue.
... For the entire article, see http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/event/article/id/126318/ -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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