Diane Hammer Interview, December 1, 2009

Interviewee

Diane Hammer

Interviewer

David Brooks

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Description

Diane Hammer discusses her interest in the environment leading up to her work for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). She describes the inner workings of the Environmental Protection Agency, including their funding and prioritization systems. Hammer also discusses arsenic contamination in the Milltown, Montana drinking water and the role of the community in establishing the Milltown Reservoir as a Superfund site. She tracks the Milltown Project evolution through the Milltown Dam Removal and the cleanup and redevelopment of the area.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Environmental Protection Agency; Milltown, Montana; Milltown Dam; Superfund Site; Water Contamination

Original Date

12-1-2009

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

David Brooks Milltown Interviews Oral History Project, OH 428, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 428-001

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (00:57:25 min.) digital + 1 transcript (27 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:57:25 minutes

Local Filename

OH_428_002.mp3; OH_428_002.pdf

Diane Hammer Interview, December 1, 2009

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