wi–polluted harbor

Project begins to clean pollution from Wisconsin harbor

ASHLAND, Wis. (AP) - A project to remove contaminated sediments from a harbor on Lake Superior in northern Wisconsin is underway after years of planning and legal battles.The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (http://bit.ly/2rCjTU1 ) reports that contractors have started to dredge the bottom of the Ashland harbor, which long has been tainted with cancer-causing pollutants and clogged with wood from shuttered lumber mills as well as cast-off docks.