Camp Lejeune Groundwater Contamination Timeline

Some of the source material used in compiling this timeline used courtesy of Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune chronology of significant events concerning contamination of the base drinking water supply©. Part 1, 1941 through October 1989. Compiled by Mike Partain. You can view his full timeline here.

Other Camp Lejeune Groundwater Contamination Timeline Sources: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, United States Marine Corps; Contaminated Groundwater Study, final report, December 1988; Geological Society of America; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; McClatchy Newspapers; NBC News; Stars & Stripes; Tampa Bay Times.

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