The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced that a massive cleanup of contaminated sediment in Wisconsin’s Sheboygan River is complete. The cleanup, which cost more than $80 million and was partially funded by the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, resulted in the removal of more than 425,000 cubic yards of contaminated sediment. Read more here.
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