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News - February 9, 2011

Creek not damaged by spill, official says

by Dave Boyce

A milky white substance discovered in Los Trancos Creek on the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 1, did not significantly infiltrate the creek, did not appear hazardous in a field test, and seems not to have killed any aquatic or riparian creatures, said Waymond Wong, supervisor of the San Mateo County Hazardous Materials and Pollution Prevention Program.

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