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June 12, 2014 at 6:04 AM

Victoria sewage: Discharge into strait is a natural process

The Victoria Times Colonist reprinted The Seattle Times’ editorial concerning Victoria’s alleged sewage problem [“Victoria sewage creates new stink,” Opinion, June 8].  However, we presently  have a very effective disposal system: discharge of finely screened sewage into deep, cold, fast-flowing, well-oxygenated, saline tidal waters — a natural treatment system. The 2006 report by the Society…


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