Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Reclamation of the Zortman and Landusky Mines.

State of Montana Department of Environmental Quality; Bureau of Land Management

This is the Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for reclamation of the Zortman and Landusky Mines in north central Montana. The purpose of this document is to present several alternatives for the reclamation of the mine complex. The report includes the history of the site, the site geology and hydrology, a description of contamination issues, and 12 alternative plans for reclamation of the mines.
Also included are four detailed appendices, an extensive list of tables and figures, and a collection of photos from the mines.

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Subject: Environmental Science:Mineral Resources:Mining, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Environmental Science:Waste:Toxic and Hazardous Wastes, Environmental Science:Policy:State Policy, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Policy Resources
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Minerals, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience, Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Public Policy