KUWAITI WELL'S SMOKE PLUMES MONITORED

Personnel from the atmospheric release advisory capability (ARAC) team at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, Calif., are providing forecasts of smoke plumes to scientists evaluating the environmental effect of more than 500 oil wells ablaze in Kuwait. A team of scientists, engineers, and pilots from Pacific Northwest Laboratories and Brookhaven National Laboratory arrived July 28 in Bahrain to begin research flights in the region's darkened skies.

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