Date: October 23, 1970
Portland, Maine - Senator Edmund S. Muskie (D-Maine) today warned the people of Maine to put a "tight harness on coastal pollution" and to refuse to accept "unnecessary risks to our coastal environment -- risks of permitting technology to function without effective controls."
Muskie, Edmund S., "Press release - Muskie Draws Conclusions from Machiasport Hearings" (1970). Congressional Records. 10.