|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Tue, 16 Jun 2009 23:49:28 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] GLOBAL, NATIVE PEOPLES: Hopedale, Labrador radar station - "black ooze"|
Black ooze at old Cold War station frightens Labrador town CBC News (Toronto, Canada) June 15, 2009Residents of the Inuit community of Hopedale are anxious about what pollution in their midst may mean. Residents of the Inuit community of Hopedale are anxious about what pollution in their midst may mean. (CBC)
..."Drums full of tar [are] coming up, coming from under the ground," said Sabrina Pijogge, crouching over a patch of the black ooze and metal that has extruded on to the ground by the foundation of her home.
...The U.S. air force ran a radar station in Hopedale from 1953 to 1968, during the height of the Cold War. However, the U.S. did not clean up the site when it left.
... For the entire article, see http://www.cbc.ca/canada/newfoundland-labrador/story/2009/06/15/hopedale-military-pollution-615.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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