|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Sun, 14 Nov 2010 12:45:50 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS: Searching the Ft. Monroe (VA) moat|
Fort Monroe moat yields scattered debris By Hugh Lessig Newport News Daily Press (VA) November 11, 2010HAMPTON - An up-close look at one of Virginia's most unique features - an honest-to-God moat that circles a fort - has yet to unearth anything weird or exciting.
No carcass of an undiscovered sea creature. No corpses of long-lost gangsters.
But for those undertaking the very serious work of cleaning up Fort Monroe, lack of excitement is good news.
This week, workers in chest-deep water are scouring the bottom of the moat where pieces of metal rest under the muck. The areas were identified last year during a sweep with acoustical and magnetic-sensor equipment, said Robert Reali, the BRAC environmental coordinator in the post's Directorate of Public Works.
... For the entire article, see http://www.dailypress.com/news/military/dp-nws-fort-monroe-moat-20101111,0,3517177.story -- 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 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
Prev by Date: [CPEO-MEF] WATER: Air National Guard, New Castle Airport, Delaware|
Next by Date: [CPEO-MEF] CLOSURE: Arlington, Virginia office space
Prev by Thread: [CPEO-MEF] WATER: Air National Guard, New Castle Airport, Delaware|
Next by Thread: [CPEO-MEF] CLOSURE: Arlington, Virginia office space