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La Veta Mercury Spill

Site Contact:
Todd DeGarmo


Site Location:
La Veta, CO 81055
NRC#: 1381725

On October 14, 2023, a citizen reported finding a mercury spill greater than two tablespoons in an unoccupied farmhouse near La Veta, Colorado.  An OSC is responding with the START and ERRS contractors. 

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