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New York Times: 25,000 Barrels Possibly Laced With DDT Are Found Off California Coast

David Valentine/U.C. Santa Barbara/RV Jason

Images, samples, and sidescan of several corroded barrels on the sea floor off the coast of California captured by ROV Jason and AUV Sentry in 2011 helped UC Santa Barbara scientist David Valentine uncover a massive and largely forgotten chemical waste dump on the seafloor near Los Angeles. Read the whole story in the New York Times.