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Mercury Dumped in Ocean Returns in Fog

December 4th, 2012

Episode 82 of 725 episodes

Trace amounts of mercury dumped in the Pacific possibly during gold rush days are being carried back on land in fog from the ocean. Christopher Intagliata reports

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