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Final Superfund Cleanup Plan | Death Penalty: Investigator | Urban Hawks

Crows fly across Sandy Boulevard.

Crows fly across Sandy Boulevard.

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  • The Environmental Protection Agency has released its final plan for cleaning up the polluted 10-mile stretch of the Willamette river known as the Portland Harbor Superfund site. We get the context and the latest details from Earthfix reporter Cassandra Profita.
  • Writer Rene Denfeld joins us to talk about her day job: death penalty investigator.
  • Falconer Kort Clayton will tell us about using hawks to get the pesky crows out of downtown Portland.

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