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Federal and tribal agencies are working together on several abandoned uranium mine cleanup projects on the Navajo Nation, shown above. Photo/Environmental Protection Agency

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Agencies cite progress, work still remaining on Navajo uranium cleanup

Agencies to work toward clean, affordable power, sustainable water supplies and minimizing negative impacts

A consortium of federal and tribal agencies reported Thursday that a five-year, $110 million project to clean up uranium contamination on the Navajo Nation had addressed the most urgent risks there.