|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Wed, 18 Nov 2009 11:30:32 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] VOCs: Odenton and Ft. Meade (MD)|
Military officials continue to test water near Ft. Meade By PAMELA WOOD Annapolis Capital (MD) November 18, 2009Just one home in Odenton near Fort George G. Meade has high levels of contaminants in well water, according to test results released yesterday.Advertisement
Environmental officials from Fort Meade, a private contractor, the county and the state presented updated information about well contamination during two public meetings held in the afternoon and evening.
The military has been testing dozens of homeowners' wells this year in Odenton, just east of the edge of the installation, after monitoring wells in the area turned up high levels of possibly cancer-causing chemicals in the groundwater. The chemicals were first found last winter.
... For the entire article, see http://www.hometownannapolis.com/news/env/2009/11/18-16/Military-officials-continue-to-test-water-near-Ft-Meade.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 <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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