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Nixon moves on pollution front

February 13, 1970

In a fast-moving series of events, President Richard Nixon ordered all federal installations to meet air and water pollution standards within three years, signed an executive order to fund clean-up of pollution on military bases, and more.

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1970: Nixon moves on pollution front
In a fast-moving series of events, President Richard Nixon ordered all federal installations to meet air and water pollution standards within three years, signed an executive order to fund clean-up of pollution on military bases, and more.
Old mining town is reconstructed
The gold mining town of South Pass City, Wyoming, until recently a ghost town, is slowly coming back to life, with plans underway for reconstruction of several history buildings.

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The land cries out -- Do we have a conscience?
Photos of Green Mountain and Crooks Mountain in central Wyoming, which have been bulldozed in the search for jade and uranium.