29 Sep '17, 4pm

My latest... *vomits* Dead rats and frogs discovered in Camp Pendleton water supply

My latest... *vomits* Dead rats and frogs discovered in Camp Pendleton water supply

Rat and frog carcasses were discovered by water safety inspectors visiting Camp Pendleton, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports. Rats rotting on a reservoir gate, a dead frog clinging to a ladder and a rodent carcass floating in treated water were found by inspectors during a June visit to the Marine Corps base. With rats and frogs in Camp Pendleton water supply, base agrees to federal decree https://t.co/n0sXdFmIqF pic.twitter.com/6jc87euXEB — The Union-Tribune (@sdut) September 29, 2017 Despite the nauseating discovery, Camp Pendleton officials say the water — consumed by some 55,000 Marines and their families — is safe, and that there is no need to boil water or take other precautions, according to a memo circulated by base leadership. “Simply put, the water is and has been safe to drink,” base spokesman Carl Redding told the San Diego Union-Tribune. “Camp Pendleton is c...

Full article: http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/your-marine-corps/20...

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