The Untold History of the Valley of the Drums EPA Superfund Site

When Apr 05, 2024
from 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Where Ekstrom Library E254
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Join UofL Masters in Sustainability graduate, Sam Satterly, for a community knowledge exchange session at which she will share her research uncovering, "a comedy of errors by federal, state and local agencies that has allowed hazardous wastes to pollute the ground and, possibly, a nearby waterway" in Jefferson Memorial Forest on the southern edge of Louisville.  Food will be provided.

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Sam Satterly investigated a hazardous waste dump known as the “Gully of the Drums” in Jefferson Memorial Forest, a Louisville public park, while she was a graduate student at the University of Louisville. Credit: Courtesy of Sam SatterlyThe EPA Cleaned Up the ‘Valley of the Drums’ Outside Louisville 45 Years Ago. Why Did it Leave the ‘Gully of the Drums’ Behind? (Inside Climate News, April 3, 2024)