Abandoned Uranium Mines on the Navajo Nation
http://www.epa.gov/region9/superfund/navajo-nation/

Environmental Protection Agency


This EPA website discusses the assessment of potential health risks from abandoned uranium mines on the Navajo Nation. Topics include; description and history of mines and reclamation initiatives, threats and contaminants, cleanup approach, environmental progress, potentially responsible parties, links to documents and reports, and community involvement. Also included are addresses for public information repositories, library sources and contacts.


Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Environmental Science:Policy:Local Policy, Environmental Science:Waste:Radioactive Waste
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Collection
Environmental Policy: Local Policy
Topics: Energy/Material cycles