Reef Bomb Update: We’ll Help Clean Up

Posted July 22, 2013 at 10:18am

Stars and Stripes reports: “The United States will help recover four bombs dropped in a deepwater area of Great Barrier Reef Marine Park if Australian authorities ask for the assistance, the Navy’s ranking Asia-based commander said Monday.”

The story continues: “Park authority officials, ordnance experts and others are all investigating whether it is worth recovering the bombs, which lie about 180 feet deep on a sandy ocean floor.”