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Vieques Island, Puerto Rico

Levin, KM. 2004. Vieques Aftermath. The Nation. On-line article: http://www.thenation.com/doc/20040105/levin January 5.

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Porter, J., C. Torres. 2005.  Movement of toxic materials through the Vieques marine ecosystem: The effects of naval bombardment on a Puerto Rican coral reef. At: Ecology Society of America’s Annual Meeting August 8, 2005. http://abstracts.co.allenpress.com/pweb/esa2005/document/?ID=48096

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Todaro, L. 2001. One-stop Bombing: the US Navy’s assault on the Puerto Rican Island of Vieques. Village Voice. On-line article: http://www.villagevoice.com/news/0119,todaro,24580,1.html May 9-15.

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Trilling, R. 2001. The Navy, the island, and the deal. El Andar Magazine. On-line article: http://www.elandar.com/vieques/index.html#navy

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University of Georgia. 1999. Press Release: UGA ecologist and coral reef expert part of team that discovered bombs, sunken ships off disputed Puerto Rican Island. University of Georgia Website: http://www.uga.edu/news/newsbureau/releases/1999releases/porter_rico.html

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