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Garbage is spread out and covered daily at the city of Fargo landfill.

Only a decade remains until Fargo landfill is full; future of trash may be very different

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FARGO -- From atop one of the massive six-story garbage piles at Fargo's landfill, dozens of scavenging birds can be seen circling the scraps and the distinct smell of natural gas fills the nostrils.

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Paul Hanson, the landfill's supervisor, stops his pickup on the highest peak and says that on a clear day you can see for miles.

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