Despite the promises made by authorities, this and further nuclear tests Redwing in and Hardtack in rendered Bikini unfit for habitation, contaminating the soil and water, making subsistence farming and fishing too dangerous. Exposures 50 years ago still have health implications today that will continue into the future". The second, Bakerwas suspending under a barge. Harold Ickesa syndicated columnist, wrote "The natives are actually and literally starving to death. Retrieved 8 August Archived from the original on July 10,
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70 Years Later, Bikini Atoll May Still Be Too Radioactive For Resettlement
Map all coordinates in "Nuclear testing at Bikini Atoll" using: But they were removed again in after ingesting high levels of radiation from eating foods grown on the former nuclear test site. Operation Redwing and Operation Hardtack I. Most of the younger generation have never lived there or even visited and do not have a desire to return. Clark as told to Robert Cahn July Go to mobile site.