Southwewst Wyoming Phosphate Mines AML Project

Spoils.
Spoils.
Waste piles.
Waste piles.
Twin Creek.
Twin Creek.
Numbers:
WY001710, LINC1065, KAA6

Location: Lincoln County

Site Features: phosphate mine, mine workings, waste & spoil pilesSafety Hazards: related to impaired water quality

Environmental Hazards: erosion, sedimentation & pollutant mobilization, adverse impacts to aquatic life

Completed Reclamation: removal or stabilization of mine workings, waste & spoil piles, and stream channel alterations have largely been completed on private land

Proposed Reclamation: removal or stabilization of waste & spoil piles on public lands


Numbers: WY001710, LINC1065, KAA6

Location: Lincoln County

Site Features: phosphate mine, mine workings, waste & spoil pilesSafety Hazards: related to impaired water quality

Environmental Hazards: erosion, sedimentation & pollutant mobilization, adverse impacts to aquatic life

Completed Reclamation: removal or stabilization of mine workings, waste & spoil piles, and stream channel alterations have largely been completed on private land

Proposed Reclamation: removal or stabilization of waste & spoil piles on public lands


Photos

Spoils

Waste Piles

Twin Creek