Tom Augspurger, left, with the USFWS, takes a core sample during February 8th reconnaissance of Dan River coal ash spill. From left, Tom Augspurger, USFWS, John Fridell, USFWS, Rick Smith, Duke Energy.
Tom Augspurger, left, with the USFWS, takes a core sample during February 8th reconnaissance of Dan River coal ash spill. From left, Tom Augspurger, USFWS, John Fridell, USFWS, Rick Smith, Duke Energy. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Tom Augspurger, left, with the USFWS, takes a core sample during February 8th reconnaissance of Dan River coal ash spill. From left, Tom Augspurger, USFWS, John Fridell, USFWS, Rick Smith, Duke Energy. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Federal probe appears to place blame with Duke Energy, not NC DENR

February 20, 2015 06:37 PM