There are a number of ranches near the facility. Are the cattle in danger from drinking the water or eating plants near the site?

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There are a number of ranches near the facility. Are the cattle in danger from drinking the water or eating plants near the site?

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Since this site will generate no liquid or air-borne waste, ranchers and their cattle will not become contaminated. Ranching operations in the area will not be affected. In fact, almost all licensed nuclear facilities in the United States have agricultural operations as close neighbors. Many studies have demonstrated there is no negative impact from power plants or spent fuel storage on the surrounding land.

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