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Signs warning of risks are posted outside the gates of an abandoned uranium mine in Red Water Pond, N.M. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Signs warning of risks are posted outside the gates of an abandoned uranium mine in Red Water Pond, N.M. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Edith Hood, who once worked in the uranium mines, has pushed for cleanup of the radioactive waste. (Steven St. John for The Post)
Edith Hood, who once worked in the uranium mines, has pushed for cleanup of the radioactive waste. (Steven St. John for The Post)
A dog wanders outside the community center near an abandoned mine. (Steven St. John for The Post)
A dog wanders outside the community center near an abandoned mine. (Steven St. John for The Post)

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