WAFB – FALSE RIVER, LA Tens of thousands of dead fish wash up along False River
Pointe Coupee Parish is NW of Assumption Parrish (3 Parishes away)
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West Virginia – The Latest: $151M settlement in chemical leak lawsuit
And all this located in a big flood plain ….
“The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is a federally owned corporation in the United States created by congressional charter on May 18, 1933 to provide navigation, flood control, electricity generation, fertilizer manufacturing, and economic development to the Tennessee Valley, a region particularly affected by the Great Depression.” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tennessee_Valley_Authority
TVA Power Stations Map
In 2005, it was believed that Iran was trying to obtain tritium: http://www.iranwatch.org/library/ncri-project-acquire-deuterium-and-tritium-8-25-05 The TVA’s nuclear reactors play a key role in tritium production for US weapons upkeep. Masoud Bajestani worked throughout the TVA system for decades, including as Assistant Plant Manager at Watts Bar Nuclear Power Unit 1; Plant Manager at Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant; Site VP at Sequoyah Nuclear Plant: http://pbadupws.nrc.gov/docs/ML0123/ML012320261.pdf
“Tritium is a heavy isotope of hydrogen and a key component of nuclear weapons, but it decays radioactively at the rate of 5.5 percent each year and must be replenished continually. This is…
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‘Deepwater Horizon’ honors oil rig workers but oversimplifies the blowout
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Be sure to PLAY the 11 minute CSB simulation of their take on the BOP problems.
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It’s not on track for the Gulf – but… Holy Cow!
Strontium Milks – Hurricane Matthew Third Eye – Latest Track East Coast FL, GA, SC, NC 50 Foot Waves
LINK – http://youtu.be/zjyjdTgeigw
NOAA Forecast – it will hit Florida’s east side on Friday.
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MINDEN (AP) — Louisiana State Police say a hazardous materials unit is on the scene investigating a possible explosion in northwest Louisiana at the same site where a company was previously accused of abandoning 7,800 tons of potentially explosive artillery propellant.
Lt. Jeff White says the Troop G office in Bossier City started receiving calls around 5 a.m. Thursday. . . (more)
Explosive Services International of Baton Rouge is working at Camp Minden on the burn operation to destroy millions of pounds of improperly stored M-6 propellant.