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National Parks / Pollution / Shenandoah, Virginia #136176

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 05, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Shenandoah National Park, Virginia: Bill Greenwood) Air pollution crisis at Shenandoah National Park, Virginia, featured; scenes shown; details given of plans to build more factories nearby despite their threat to the environment. [Forest ranger David HASKELL, superintendent Bill WADE, Southern Environmental Law Center David CARR - comment on the dangers.] Statement from the Environmental Protection Agency that tougher air pollution standards will keep park air pollution under control noted.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Further coverage of the problems facing the national parks on "Nightline" and "This Week with David Brinkley" noted.

Greenwood, Bill;
Simpson, Carole

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