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Scientists, Officials Will Meet to Discuss Neuse

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Scientists and state officials will meet in New Bern this week to discuss the health of the Neuse River.
NEW BERN — The state's polluted Neuse River willget a check-up soon.

Officials and scientists will head to New Bern this week to discuss thehealth of the river.Joann Burkholder, the N.C. State University researcher who discoveredPfiesteria,will join other scientists. They'll share the latest information onnutrient-related problems and methodsof reducing pollution in the Neuse.