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Decision Trees

Decision Tree for Immediate Action Part 1
           Decision Tree for Immediate Action Part 2
Decision Tree for Mining-influenced Water Part I
           Decision Tree for Mining-influenced Water Part 2
Decision Tree for Solid Mining Waste Part 1
           Decision Tree for Solid Mining Waste Part 2

Technology Overviews

Administrative and Engineering Controls
Aeration Treatment Systems
Anoxic Limestone Drains
Backfilling and Subaqueous Disposal
Biochemical Reactors
Capping, Covers and Grading
Chemical Precipitation
Chemical Stabilization: Phosphate and Biosolids Treatment
Constructed Treatment Wetland
Diversionary Structures
Excavation and Disposal of Solid Mining Waste
In Situ Biological Treatment
In Situ Treatment of Mine Pools and Pit Lakes
Ion Exchange
Microbial Mats
Permeable Reactive Barrier Systems
Pressure-Driven Membrane Separation
Re-Use and Reprocessing (R²) Technologies

Case Studies

Abandoned TVA Site, Alabama
Alpine County-Confidential Mine Site, California
Alpine County-Confidential Mine Site, California
American Tunnel Mine, Colorado
Annapolis Mine, Missouri
Argo Tunnel Site, Colorado
Bark Camp, Pennsylvania
Big River Mine Tailings, Missouri
Bingham Canyon Water Treatment Plant, Kennecott South Zone, Utah
Black Butte Mercury Mine, Oregon
Boston Mill Site, Arizona
Cement Creek Mine, Colorado
Central City/Clear Creek Superfund Site, Colorado
Commerce/Mayer Ranch, Oklahoma
Copper Basin Mine, Tennessee
Cottonwood Creek Site, Missouri
Dunka Mine, Minnesota
Ely Copper Mine, Vermont
Fire Road Mine, New Brunswick
Fort Hood Site, Texas
Friendship Hill National Historic Site, Pennsylvania
Golden Sunlight Mine, Montana
Golf Tunnel Mine, Colorado
Golinsky Mine, California
Gribbons Basin Site, Michigan
Hartshorne/Whitlock-Jones, Oklahoma
Horse Heaven Mine, Oregon
Hume Mine, Missouri
I-99 Remediation Site, Pennsylvania
Idaho Site–Confidential, Idaho
Iron Mountain Mine, California
Kerramerican Mine, Maine
Keystone Mine, California
Lava Cap Mine, California
Leviathan Mine, California
Magmont Mine, Missouri
McNeely Green Reclamation, Tar Creek Superfund Site, Oklahoma
Nacimiento Mine, New Mexico
Ore Hill Mine, New Hampshire
Oronogo-Duenweg Mine, Missouri
Penn State Laboratory Bench Study (AKA Laboratory Bench Scale), Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Coal Mine, Pennsylvania
Potosi Site, Missouri
Red Oaks, Oklahoma
Rising Star Mine, California
Sequatchie Valley Coal Mine, Tennessee
Shiny Rock Mine, Oregon
Soudan State Park, Minnesota
Southeast Ohio Coal Mine Sites, Ohio
Stowell Mine, California
Stull Yard Mine, Idaho
Sunshine Mine, Idaho
Tar Creek Superfund Site, Oklahoma
Tecumseh-AML Site, Indiana
Toby Creek Mine, Pennsylvania
Valzinco Mine, Virginia
Vermont – Confidential Site, Vermont
Wellington-Oro Water Treatment Plant, Colorado
Zortman Landusky-Swift Gulch Site, Montana

Regulatory Issues

Stakeholder Values and Concerns

Additional Resources


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Units of Measure


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