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Arline No. 8 Claims AML Project

 

open adit.

Open adit.

mine portal.

Portal.

Numbers:
B-28-2; Site #102971; WY001778NCA

Location: Fremont County

Site Features: 1 portal, open adit, >5 spoil piles, 4 trenches, 1 pit, historical debris/structures

Safety Hazards: portal has unstable, fractured bedrock; adit has unstable right rib composed of brittle and fractured bedrock

Environmental Hazards: spoils associated with feldspar workings have eroded into the local drainage

Proposed Reclamation: PUF and stone bulkhead adit closure; pit closure

Estimated Costs: over $11,000 for construction alone. Additional cost will include cultural/historic, bat survey, etc; reports and environmental analysis