This project was completed in August 1998 and resulted in the book Atomic Audit: The Costs and Consequences of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Since 1940
edited by Stephen I. Schwartz. These project pages are only occassionally updated and should be considered historical.
Table 5-1. DOD Nuclear Weapons Storage Sites, 1998a
: William A. Arkin, Robert S. Norris, and Joshua Handler,Taking Stock: Worldwide Nuclear Deployments,1998
(Washington, D.C.: Natural Resources Defense Council, March 1998).
This list excludes two operational ICBM bases.[Back]
By summer 1998 all remaining nuclear weapons at North Island are scheduled to be transferred to Bangor Naval Submarine Base. See Lloyd A. Pritchett, "California Nukes Head to Bangor,"Bremerton Sun
(Washington), March 25, 1998, p. A1.[Back]
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