Example Excavation: MDA B

Location of MDA B

Dome is erected over material disposal area to protect air quality during excavation
Dome is erected over material disposal area to protect air quality during excavation

  • Used from 1944-48
  • LANL's oldest waste disposal site
  • Consisted of trenches that were dug to dispose of equipment, clothing, and other waste
  • To ensure safety, the excavation was done inside large metal hangars

Waste found at MDA B
Waste found at MDA B

 

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