Location: Monterey, CA 93943
Years of Operation: 1951-Present
The Naval Support Activity Monterey is a Naval Academy postgraduate school. The idea for the school was established in the 1940’s and it opened in 1951. Currently, the site supports the Navy Research Lab (NRL) , Naval Postgraduate School (NPS), the Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center (FNMOC), and more. The site also offers a variety of study programs, including engineering, space science, and homeland security.
The following chart outlines the toxins associated with this military location and the potential effects of exposure.*
|PFAS (Firefighting Foam)||Increased cholesterol|
Reproductive, developmental, liver, kidney, and immunological issues in laboratory animals. Tumors in animals. (Source)
If you were present at Naval Support Activity Monterey and later experienced adverse health effects, you may be eligible for compensation.
*Effects are according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry unless otherwise noted.