|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 17 Dec 2009 18:04:52 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS: Camp Bonneville (WA) hunters find inert rocket|
[A local activist wrote me: "So much for controlling the site with
institutional controls." - LS]
By Erik Robinson The Columbian (WA) December 14, 2009A trespassing hunter picked up this inert projectile at Camp Bonneville, which Clark County is trying to turn into a park.
Late last month, a trio of elk hunters took at an early stroll through a future county park.
They didn't bag an elk. However, they did score a 3.5-inch-diameter rocket, apparently picked up from an area near an old firing range at Camp Bonneville.
Cleanup contractors, working with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, confiscated the projectile. A state game warden said Monday that the state's investigation is continuing, although trespassing charges appear likely.
The site is officially off-limits to the public. ... For the entire article, see http://www.columbian.com/news/2009/dec/14/trespassing-hunters-find-rocket-near-firing-range/ -- 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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