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Olive No. 5 Claim AML Project

Adit.
Adit.
Portal.
Portal.
Adit dump.
Adit dump.
Numbers:
 B-21-1 Site #102990

Location: Fremont County

Site Features: 1 vertical opening, 1 portal, adit, 3 spoil piles, 1 trench, historical debris/structures

Safety Hazards: unstable rock in the portal overhang with likelihood of roof collapse and entrapment

Environmental Hazards: rill erosion observed along the spoils associated with portal no. 1 with sediment movement to the adjacent channel.

Proposed Reclamation: PUF and stone bulkhead closure; PUF shaft closure; bat access grate (portal no. 1); stabilize spoils against erosion.

Estimated Costs: over $9000 for construction alone. Additional cost will include cultural/historic, bat survey, etc, reports and environmental analysis.