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October 31, 2019
Recruiting and Outreach at the Nation’s Largest American Indian College and Career Fair
LM joined more than 2,000 people at the National American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Conference.
October 21, 2019
Renewed Uranium Leases Come with Stricter Environmental Standards
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is restarting a uranium mining program with more stringent environmental standards.
October 7, 2019
ASER Report Released
LM released its Annual Site Environmental Report (ASER) for Calendar Year 2018.
September 24, 2019
Rocky Flats Site Original Landfill Stabilizing Project Underway
Construction begins to stabilize the Rocky Flats Site Original Landfill, and repair two sections of a steep hillside.
August 28, 2019
BONUS: A Successful Records Recovery Effort
LM and the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) work jointly to recover, digitize, and manage records for the BONUS site.
July 23, 2019
Conservation Reuse Efforts at Pennsylvania Sites
A native prairie rebounds at Burrell and a riparian buffer grows at Canonsburg.
July 11, 2019
LM Lends Expertise on Cell Cover Design in Moab
LM collaborates with DOE Office of Environmental Management on cell cover designs at the Crescent Junction, Utah, Disposal Site.
June 19, 2019
LM Nurtures Relationship with Rocky Flats Stewardship Council
Rocky Flats Stewardship Council tours the Rocky Flats, Colorado, Site.
June 7, 2019
LM Unveils the Atomic Legacy Cabin
On June 6, 2019, DOE-LM hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Atomic Legacy Cabin in Grand Junction, Colorado.
June 6, 2019
LM Receives EPEAT Purchaser Award for Advancement of Sustainability
For the fifth consecutive year, the Green Electronics Council awarded its EPEAT Purchaser Award to LM.
May 10, 2019
New Interpretive Center Groundbreaking
DOE, USACE Break Ground on New Interpretive Center at Weldon Spring Site
May 2, 2019
New Video Tours of Manhattan Project National Historical Park Sites
The American Museum of Science and Energy offers guided video tours of the historic calutron buildings 9731 and 9204 (Beta 3) in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
April 4, 2019
Tuba City Site Hosts Tour for University of Arizona Graduate Students
Students from the Indigenous Food, Energy, and Water Security and Sovereignty program at the University of Arizona tour the Tuba City site.
April 3, 2019
Math and Science Night in Grand Junction, Colorado
LM representatives share knowledge with students to inspire their STEM curiosities.
March 28, 2019
Video History of the Grand Junction, CO, Disposal Site
Video History of the Grand Junction, CO, Disposal Site.
March 19, 2019
LM Rolls Out FY 2020 Budget Request
DOE's fiscal year 2020 budget request includes approximately $303 million for the Office of Legacy Management.
February 13, 2019
LM’s 2018 Annual Historical Summary Released
New document records significant accomplishments by the DOE Office of Legacy Management during 2018.
February 13, 2019
Navajo and Hopi Students Learn About Uranium Legacy Sites
DOE Office of Legacy Management staff share STEM concepts.
January 31, 2019
Past, Present, Future: A Candid Interview with LM Director Melendez
LM Director Carmelo Melendez is interviewed by LM public participation specialist Krystyna Frolich.
January 29, 2019
STEM Outreach Makes Energy Concepts Easy for Students
DOE Office of Legacy Management representatives teach students about alternative energy sources.
January 28, 2019
Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act (UMTRCA) Meetings Held in Wyoming
DOE Legacy Management staff met with state and federal agencies to discuss UMTRCA Title II site transitions.
January 9, 2019
The First Fifteen Years of LM Publication Released
New DOE Office of Legacy Management publication documents the Office’s first 15 years in operation.
December 31, 2018
Fantastic Beasts of the Harry Potter World Featured at Fernald Preserve
Visit LM’s Fernald Preserve, Ohio, Site on January 5 to celebrate the fantastic world of birds.
December 21, 2018
Exhibit Features Photography and History of Grand Junction During the Atomic Era
During a recent exhibit, the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management shared the history of the uranium boom in Grand Junction, Colorado.
December 14, 2018
LM Celebrates 15 Years
The DOE Office of LM celebrates 15 years of ensuring DOE’s post-closure responsibilities for human health and the environment at legacy sites are met.