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To reduce its historical footprint, Los Alamos National Laboratory completed a soil cleanup at a legacy site on the slope side of Los Alamos Canyon.
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May, 1 2015 - Los Alamos National Laboratory performed a high-angle canyon-side cleanup on U.S. Department of Energy property just south of Smith’s Marketplace.
April, 23 2015 - Many southwestern forests in the United States will disappear or be heavily altered by 2050, according to a series of joint LANL-UNM studies.
June, 18 2014 - The Laboratory's Corrective Actions Program (CAP) planted nearly 10,000 willows to help preserve the Pueblo Canyon wetland after damage from September 2013 floods.
July, 8 2013 - Los Alamos shipped more than 3,000 cubic meters of transuranic (TRU) and mixed low-level waste to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant and other approved waste disposal facilities.
May, 14 2013 - The companies chosen are Terranear PMC, Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc., and Adelante Consulting, Inc.
November, 1 2012 - Pre-demolition activities are beginning this week and the work should be completed by the end of March 2013.
September, 18 2012 - Mousseau currently works for the Lab’s transuranic waste disposal program.
June, 26 2012 - The Lab's 1,000th shipment of transuranic waste recently left Los Alamos, on its way to a permanent repository near Carlsbad, NM.
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