Hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine vicinity, upper Elk Creek basin, Colorado

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U.S. Geological Survey , Reston, Va
Geochemistry -- Colorado -- Elk Creek Watershed, Acid mine drainage -- Colorado -- Elk Creek Watershed, Water -- Pollution -- Colorado -- Elk Creek Wate
Statementby Andrew H. Manning ... [et al.] ; prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
SeriesScientific investigations report -- 2007-5265
ContributionsManning, Andrew Harvey., United States. Environmental Protection Agency., Geological Survey (U.S.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE515 .H93 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 131 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23160734M
LC Control Number2008412105

Hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine Vicinity, Upper Elk Creek Basin, Colorado Scientific Investigations Report Prepared in cooperation with the U.S.

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Environmental Protection Agency By: Andrew H. Manning, Philip L. Verplanck, Alisa Mast, and Richard B. Wanty. Hydrogeochemical Investigation of the Standard Mine Vicinity, Upper Elk Creek Basin, Colorado By Andrew H.

Manning, Philip L. Verplanck, M. Alisa Mast, and Richard B. Wanty Scientific Investigations Report. in Elk Basin and Redwell Basin; repeated sampling throughout one year of Standard Mine Level 1 discharge and Elk Creek near its confluence with Coal Creek; and a one-time sampling of underground sites in Levels 3 and 5 of the Standard Mine.

Samples were analyzed for major ions and trace elements, stable isotopes of hydrogen. Hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine vicinity, upper Elk Creek basin, Colorado / by Andrew H.

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[Andrew Harvey Manning; United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; Geological Survey (U.S.);] -- This open-file report consists of 18 slides from a presentation given in Crested Butte, Colorado on Decem to the Standard Mine.

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Hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine vicinity, upper Elk Creek basin, Colorado by,U.S. Geological Survey edition, in English. 2 Geologic Structures and Host Rock Properties Relevant to the Hydrogeology of the Standard Mine, Elk Basin, Colorado Introduction The Standard Mine in the upper Elk Creek Basin, near Crested Butte, Colorado, was a precious- and base-metal mine initially established in.

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1 CD-ROM: ill. ; 4 3/4 in. Presents the results of studies of twenty-two mining districts in the central part of the western slope of Colorado. These studies were undertaken to characterize mined materials, mine drainage, and the influence of historic mining on nearby streams, and include sampling and chemical analysis of mine dumps, mill tailings, mine drainage, and surface waters.

by J. The study area comprises the Humboldt River Basin and adjacent areas (fig. 1), with emphasis on mining areas relatively close to the Humboldt River (fig. The basin comprises ab mi2 or 10, acres. The mineral resources of the Humboldt Basin have been investigated by many scientists over the past years.

Hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine vicinity, upper Elk Creek basin, Colorado. Ground- and surface-water samples were collected in order to characterize the local ground-water flow system, determine metal concentrations in local ground water, and understand factors controlling the discharge of metal-rich waters from the mine.

Info. This open-file report consists of 18 slides from a presentation given in Crested Butte, Colorado on Decem to the Standard Mine Advisory Group. The presentation was paired with another presentation given by the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety on the physical features and geology of the Standard Mine.

The presentation in this Open-File Report summarizes the. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

Previous investigations in Zambia, conducted in the Copperbelt (Fig. 1), on Cu spreading from tailings dams into aquatic environments, has mostly been focused on the impacts of mine waste dumps on.

Manning AH, Verplanck PL, Mast MA, et al () Hydrogeochemical investigation of the standard mine vicinity, Upper Elk Creek Basin, Colorado. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report – Presents results of studies of 22 mining districts in central part of western slope of Colorado.

These studies were undertaken to characterize mined materials, mine drainage, and influence of historic mining on nearby streams, and include sampling and chemical analysis of mine dumps, mill tailings, mine drainage, and surface waters. Hydrogeochemical investigations of historic mining districts, central western slope of Colorado, including influence on surface-water quality (USGS Digital Data Series) [Nash, J.

Thomas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hydrogeochemical investigations of historic mining districts, central western slope of Colorado, including influence on surface-water quality Author: J. Thomas Nash. Fouled waters reveal lasting legacy of U.S.

mining industry Colorado’s Gold King Mine is one site that released 3 million gallons of mustard-colored mine sludge into rivers in three state. Abandoned mine sites are prevalent throughout the state of Colorado. Water quality impacts from these abandoned mines is a long-time concern.

Efforts by federal, state, and local entities to. The Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety's AUGER map provides information on active and historic mines in Colorado.

The interactive map shows: Active and inactive construction and hardrock mines with information on permitting, size, commodities, fees, land use, and more Coal permit boundaries Alluvial and bedrock aquifers Geology Hydrography Land cover Users can. Colorado Mines.

Red dots are towns, black dots are mines. Click a dot for more info. About the MRDS Mines Database: All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy.

It should be assumed that all mines are on private. In many hard-rock-mining districts water flowing from abandoned mine adits is a primary source of metals to receiving streams. Understanding the generation of adit discharge is an important step in developing remediation plans.

Inthe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency listed the Standard Mine in the Elk Creek drainage basin near Crested Butte, Colorado as a superfund site because.

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety (DRMS), and Coal Creek Watershed Coalition (CCWC) working independently, have intermittently collected samples of surface- and groundwater and springs around Mount Emmons, near Crested Butte, Colorado.

This data release is a compilation of the comprehensive inorganic chemical analyses conducted as a result.Nestled at the headwaters of Lefthand Creek, a mile south of Ward, Colorado, sits the Captain Jack Mill. From tothe area was a hot spot for gold and silver mining and though the tunnels of the mine have long been empty, the legacy of pollution continues .Information Sheet: Draft Upper Elk River Sediment Source Analysis.

Scope. Geographic area: The Draft Upper Elk River Sediment Source Analysis and subsequent load allocations is on the upper 44 mi2 (76%) of 58 mi2 Elk River Watershed and is comprised of North Fork and South Fork forested lands.