|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Tue, 11 Jan 2011 13:57:40 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS, FUDS: Ft. Hancock (NJ) investigation|
Army Corps scans Fort Hancock for munitions Study looks for unexploded ordnance on Sandy Hook BY ANDREW DAVISON Atlanticville January 13, 2011The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will conduct a remedial investigation and feasibility study to determine if a significant number of unexploded munitions remains around Fort Hancock and Sandy Hook.
Gregory Goepfert, USACE project manager, explained the upcoming study at a public information meeting on Jan. 6.
"Recently, Congress has had the interest to return to some of these sites that have been used for ordnance and investigate them fully to ensure that there are no hazards apparent to public use of these properties," Goepfert said.
Fort Hancock was the U.S. Army's first official ordnance proving ground, Goepfert said.
... For the entire article, see http://atlanticville.gmnews.com/news/2011-01-13/Front_Page/Army_Corps_scans_Fort_Hancock_for_munitions.html -- 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
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