FUNDS Clean Up Progress in Alaska Almost half of Formerly Used Defense Sites finished

Orr, Vanessa
November 2011
Alaska Business Monthly;Nov2011, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p70
The article reports on the move of the government in Alaska to resume its clean up for the Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS) in the state. Environmental Program Manager John Halverson of the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (AKDEC) responsible for the Department of Defense's (DOD) clean up reveals that some of the 75 identified areas date back to World War II. The Military Munitions Response Program (MMRP) program is also added to focus on discarded military munitions.


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