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Pollution / Alaska / Illinois #10139

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 27, 1970
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(Studio) Earth Wk. over, problems continue; Alaska oil spill blamed on tankers kills wildlife; Lake Michigan's future debated in Chicago Power Plant stockholders' mtg.; ecologists say thermal pollution will kill fish.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Chicago, Illinois) Thermal pollution fears increase; 5 nuclear plants being built will pump hot water into lake, destroying biological species. [Dr. Bruce DOUGLAS - says lake may die in 3-5 years] [Commonwealth Edison Company spokesperson John HUGHES - describes effect of returning heated water to lakes.] Air and water pollution years old; running out of time.
REPORTER: Hugh Hill

Reporter(s):
Hill, Hugh;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:03:20

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