Not in My Backyard: Quantifying Milltown Wastes

For grades 7-12

Developed by CFWEP, this lesson covers:

  • The relative amounts of Milltown sediments compared to historic tailings deposited at the BP-ARCO Repository site (Opportunity Ponds)
  • Analysis of how much “toxic waste” from Milltown is actually being deposited at the BP-ARCO repository site
  • Concerns about the location of tailing storage from the perspective of the communities of Bonner and Opportunity

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Lesson Plan (doc)
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