Contamination

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality

How do you clean up cyanide contamination in Yuma groundwater? Molasses and vegetable oil might be the key.  For the Arizona Science Desk, Maya Springhawk Robnett reports.

Arizona Edition Intern Take-Over: New River Health Concerns and a Yuma Killing

Jul 25, 2013
Karen Zamora / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

On Arizona Edition, KAWC's summer interns Karen Zamora and Amma Greenstreet take the lead.  We take a second look at the toxic New River in Calexico and KAWC's Karen Zamora investigates possible cancer clusters caused by the contamination.

Arizona Edition- A Yuma woman was recently killed by her girlfriend.  Now, those who knew Jennifer Rose Silva are putting the spotlight on domestic violence.   KAWC's Amma Greenstreet speaks with Silva's friends and family.