Baton Rouge area Superfund Site Hazards (An Update)

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Baton Rouge Sierra Club presents an update of local Superfund sites, including Devil's Swamp (Alsen) by Dr. Margaret Reams, Co-Principal Investigator of the NIEHS-funded Superfund Research Program at Louisiana State University.

An Update on Superfund Sites with
Dr Margaret Reams, Professor of Coastal Environmental Science, LSU
February 16, 2017
7-9 PM, refreshments and chatting 6:30 PM

Greater King David Baptist Church
222 Blount Road
Baton Rouge, LA

Directions to this event: https://goo.gl/maps/8fAf8jXRCmA2

Our readers may wish to catch a portion of this interview of Dr. Reams at "An Index for Resilience" summit in the Netherlands in 2013. Reams speaks about the factors complicating emergency preparations in the event of flooding coupled together with the presence of hazardous industrial facilities. These factors raise additional variables that households will have to consider during their personal disaster preparations in our environs. Video: https://youtu.be/_YOSyBpoJfw?t=4m5s

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