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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Raymond, Eunice, Wayne, and Charles Russell English, December 8, 1999. Interview K-0280. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Hog pollution

Charles English describes the stench of the hog houses near the Cape Fear River; he thinks these hog houses are polluting the river. Neither his own efforts to motivate local politicians to control the pollution nor an expensive cleanup effort seemed to do any good. The cleanup effort may have exacerbated flood damage.

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Oral History Interview with Raymond, Eunice, Wayne, and Charles Russell English, December 8, 1999. Interview K-0280. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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