Superfund Site:

TAR CREEK (OTTAWA COUNTY)
OTTAWA COUNTY, OK

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
JANETTA COATS
(214) 665-7308

Remedial Project Manager
RAFAEL CASANOVA
(214) 665-7437

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Site Location

Street Address:
MIAMI/PICHER/SURROUNDINGS
OTTAWA COUNTY, OK 74339

Announcements and Key Topics

The Catholic 40 Cleanup Project in Northeast Oklahoma

Operable Unit 2 – Residential Areas

The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) is cleaning up residential yards making the community a cleaner and safer place to live and play. Contaminated mine waste, commonly referred to as chat was used to build roads, parking lots, alleyways, driveways, and used as general fill material. ...
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Background

The following summary on the mine history in Ottawa County is adapted from the Hydrogeologic Characterization Study Report – Tar Creek Superfund Site Operable Unit 4 (CH2M, 2010).

Mining History in ...
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