Methane Gas

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Crews Cap Methane Gas Leak In Hawthorne

Crews Monday capped a well leaking methane gas in the South Bay that has forced dozens of residents out of their homes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2013

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Coastal Stench May By Byproduct Of Large Release Of Methane

Authorities say a foul odor that spurred calls to fire departments throughout the city on Sunday is possibly the result of the large release of methane in the Santa Monica Bay.


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Smog Regulators Approve $200K Salton Sea Stench Monitoring System

Months after an unusual stench blanketed parts of Southern California, local smog regulators have approved a $200,000 system to monitor the stench, it was reported Saturday.