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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.
(San Francisco: Dan Lothian) The problems in converting surplus military bases to civilian uses examined; details given of base contamination issues that have delaying the turnover to the community. [Environmentalist Saul BLOOM - says millions are being wasted on the cleanup.] [Senator Dianne FEINSTEIN - says the transition for the bases has been painful.] [EPA Keith TAKADA - says the bases have radiation and unexploded ordinance; explains why studies are needed.] Hunter's Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco cited as an example of cleanup problems; scenes shown. [Navy Environmental Compliance Paul YAROSCHAK - says things could be done better and quicker.]
- Lothian, Dan;
- Seigenthaler, John
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