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Operation Snowy Beach #17592

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 19, 1972
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(Studio) In Portland, Me., envtlists. ask Federal judge to block military maneuvers in State Park.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Reid State Park, Maine) 900 Marines scheduled to land on Park Beach Saturday for bivouac. [Citizens for Reid Saint Park, Herbert COURSEN - says drill may damage delicate marshes, dunes, woods.] [Senator David GRAHAM - says operation an unnecessary Navy stunt costing $35 million.] [Navy Plans Officer, Lieutenant Commander Henry REMSEN - says no vehicles or personnel on dunes, no trees cut, vehicles restricted to surfaced roads.]
REPORTER: Bill Matney

Matney, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry

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