Half Life: America’s Last Uranium Mill
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Half Life: America’s Last Uranium Mill

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John Ahni Schertow
July 1, 2017
 

In southeastern Utah, not far from many of America’s famed national parks, lies America’s last remaining uranium mill. After more than 36 years in operation, the leaders of the nearby Ute Mountain Ute Tribe’s White Mesa community worry that lax regulations and aging infrastructure are putting their water supply, and their way of life, at risk.

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