Fukushima Nuclear Plant http://www.kplu.org en Donors Pay To Test Seawater For Traces Of Fukushima Radiation http://www.kplu.org/post/donors-pay-test-seawater-traces-fukushima-radiation <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/160031216&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>It's been more than three years since the Fukushima nuclear plant accident resulted in a spill of millions of gallons of radioactive cooling water into the Pacific. Oceanographers projected that it could take until this year for highly diluted traces of that spill in Japan to reach the West Coast of North America.</p><p>Radiation experts don't believe there is cause for alarm on our shores, but some coastal residents are stepping forward to pay for seawater testing just to be sure.</p><p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Tom Banse 17856 at http://www.kplu.org Donors Pay To Test Seawater For Traces Of Fukushima Radiation Japanese officials visit Hanford to learn nuclear cleanup strategies http://www.kplu.org/post/japanese-officials-visit-hanford-learn-nuclear-cleanup-strategies <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The people overseeing the cleanup of the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster are learning some valuable lessons from the long-running cleanup at the </span>Hanford<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Nuclear Reservation. A Japanese government delegation recently toured some of the southeast Washington site this week.</span></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 20:17:28 +0000 Anna King 8848 at http://www.kplu.org Japanese officials visit Hanford to learn nuclear cleanup strategies