$342 Million to Clean Duwamish River Superfund Site

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After 14 years of study the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released a $342 million plan for cleaning up most of the pollution in the lower Duwamish River.

The goal is to make the waterway as healthy as possible, in hopes that people may once again be able to eat resident fish they catch there, though authorities admitted that was doubtful, according to InvestigateWest.

An estimated 177 acres will be actively cleaned up at the Superfund site,

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