Superfund Site Profile
The Ely Copper Mine site is an abandoned copper mine in Vershire, Vermont. The area encompasses about 1,800 acres, about 275-350 acres of which were used for copper mining activities from 1821 to 1920. Since 1920, the mining operation has been inactive, except for the removal of "dump-ore" from the property to South Strafford between 1949 and 1950. Following cleanup, operation and maintenance activities and monitoring are ongoing.
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The Record of Decision for OU 2 and OU 3 was signed on June 29, 2016