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Rachel Carson Stories - Contaminants Staff Celebrate Centennial Anniversary

Date Posted: June 22, 2007

The Service's Fish and Wildlife News just published a special Rachel Carson Centennial Anniversary Issue dedicated to Carson's work and legacy. Among the many articles and insights included in the publication were several written by Environmental Contaminants staff.

It is especially fitting that Contaminants staff recognize Rachel Carson as we are a living legacy of Silent Spring.

Natural Laboratory: Southern California's Channel Islands.

Sounding the Alarm: The seeds of the Service's Environmental Contaminants program were planted with "Silent Spring".

'One of Us' - Stories of How Rachel Carson's Legacy Continues to Influence Environmental Contaminants Staff Today:

     - A Defining Experience

     - 'Everything is Connected'

     - Beyond Passion

     - A True Believer

Kelly Geer 703-358-2148

Fish and Wildlife News: Special Rachel Carson Centennial Anniversary Issue (4 MB pdf)

Last updated: June 12, 2015