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Kunzite & Bell Claims AML Project

Spoils pile & loadout.
Spoils pile & loadout.
Portal.
Portal.
Numbers:
B-20-6; Site #102986

Location: Fremont County

Site Features: 2 portals, open adits, >8 spoil piles, 2 trenches, 9 pits, historical debris/structures

Safety Hazards: portal has fractured gneiss bedrock with unstable overhang and sides; pit, feature no. 4 poses a hazard due to its depth and proximity to the access road

Environmental Hazards: spoils associated with pit nos. 6, 8, and 9 are located in the drainage with associated sediment loading and compromised channel function

Proposed Reclamation: bat access closure (culvert and grate); pit closure; stabilize spoil piles to control erosion and channel damage

Estimated Costs: $10000.00 for construction alone. Additional cost will include cultural/historic, bat survey, etc; reports and environmental analysis