Climate Change Will Unleash Buried Toxics 

San Francisco Bay is surrounded by hazardous waste that will leach into groundwater and the bay itself when sea levels rise.

Toxic sites ringing the San Francisco Bay tell the story of its recent past. Smelting plants, hazardous waste dumps, landfills, shipyards, fuel depots, and military bases recall an era when the bay was prized more for its tactical and commercial values than…

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