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Runoff Threatens Early Human Site

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Science  06 Jun 2008:
Vol. 320, Issue 5881, pp. 1273
DOI: 10.1126/science.320.5881.1273a

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Wastewater runoff from a golf-course irrigation system is threatening research at caves along South Africa's southern coast that contain the earliest evidence of humans exploiting marine resources, scientists say.