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Canada Claims AML Project

Portal leading to an open adit.

Portal leading to open adit.

Numbers:
C-27-1; Site #102950; WY000972NCA; FRMT0112

Location: Fremont County

Site Features: 1 vertical opening, 3 spoil piles, 2 pits

Safety Hazards: open pits; vertical opening has standing water observed at 29 foot depth; hazard for falling and entrapment

Environmental Hazards: potential for commingling surface water with the groundwater resulting in its degradation.

Proposed Reclamation: vertical shaft closure; pit closure

Estimated Costs: over $7000 for construction alone; additional cost will include cultural/historic, bat survey, etc, reports and environmental analysis