Suisun Bay's Famous Ghost Fleet About to Vanish

NBC Bay Area

For decades, dozens of hulking retired military ships bobbing in the Suisun Bay shed paint chips, causing a hazard to fish and wildlife, according to Baykeeper. "We discovered that the vessels were putting tons of pollution into the bay," said Sejal Choksi-Chugh, Baykeeper executive director. Baykeeper and other environmental groups' 2007 lawsuit led to the removal of the ships, and now only three are left.

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