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Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Lake Superior Barrels Project Field Work
Date:2/1/2013

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The Lake Superior Barrels Project is known as being both unique and ground-breaking. It is the first NALEMP funded project located within Ceded Territory in which the Lake Superior Chippewa Bands maintain Treaty Rights. It is the first project to be located within a large body of water that is part of a vast transportation system. Lake Superior is one of five Great Lakes in which through their connecting channels, they form the largest fresh surface water system on earth. These factors presented a number of challenges and regulatory requirements that have never been encountered before in a NALEMP funded project. These challenges have involved extensive consultation with many federal and state agencies, including DoD, USACE, U.S. Army Environmental Command (USAEC), the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA).

A total of 25 barrels were recovered during the barrel recovery fieldwork between July 30, 2012 and August 13, 2012. Two types of contents were discovered within the barrels; a composite material of incinerated metals was found in three of the barrels and munitions parts were found in the remaining 22. All of the munitions parts recovered from these barrels were identified as ejection cup assemblies for BLU-4 cluster bomb devises. Explosives experts on board conducted tests in the ejection cup assemblies and identified an active ejection charge composed of M5 propellant. Each of the 22 barrels contained between 600 and 700 ejection cup assemblies. Similar barrel contents were recovered during investigations during the 1990s. These investigations had determined that the charges within the ejection cup assemblies were inert; therefore the discovery of active charges was unanticipated. Preliminary data results show no immediate cause for concern regarding the safety of water and fish consumption and citizens of the region should
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