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American Agenda (Environment: Ocean Dumping) #136951

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 16, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Boston: Barry Serafin) Investigation by International Wildlife Coalition of toxic waste dump in the ocean at Massachusetts Bay examined; underwater scenes shown. [International Wildlife Coalition project director David WILEY - comments.] Fisherman noted getting their lines tied up in the barrels dumped there. [Fishermen Steve LOZINAK, Salvatore LAGRASSO - comment.] [Man who did dumping in 1940s and 1950s, "the atomic garbage man," George PERRY - describes his disposal technique.] Site of Perry's dumping shown on map. [Fisherman Frank MIRACHI - backs Perry's site.] Discrepancy between where dumping is being investigated and where Perry claims to have done his dumping examined. [EPA regional administrator Julie BALLOGNA, Representative Gerry STUDDS - comment.]

Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry

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