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EPA Says It Released 3 Millon Gallons Of Contaminated Water
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Environmental Protection Agency {EPA}, mine, 3 million gallons contaminated water, Animas River, Colorado, orange, health warning, San Juan Natural Forest )

- 925 days ago -
In an event that led to health warnings and turned a river orange, the EPA says a safety team accidentally released contaminated water from a mine. The spill sent heavy, base metals and arsenic into a waterway that flows into San Juan Natural Forest.

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