The Hanford Story


  • What word did you use to describe Hanford before you watched the movie? After?
  • Why is Hanford cleanup important to the local tribes?
  • What role did Hanford play in the Manhattan Project? Why was Hanford selected for this?
  • Why is Hanford considered a “city within its own right?”
  • Why is B Reactor an important part of world history?
  • Why did plutonium production continue after World War II?
  • How was the environment impacted?
  • What is the Tri-Party Agreement and how does it govern Hanford cleanup?
  • What makes cleanup so complicated?
  • How might parts of Hanford land be used in the future?
  • Do you think Hanford has significant cultural, natural and/or historic heritage? If, yes, why?



Last Updated 06/11/2017 2:37 PM