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
KATRINA COLTRAIN-HIGGINS

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Site Location

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

Announcements and Key Topics

FinalTar Creek Superfund Site Strategic Plan, Cleanup Progress and Plans for the Future

EPA released the final Tar Creek Strategic Plan on September 17, 2019. The document was developed jointly by EPA, Quapaw Nation, and the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality, and updated based on comments recived from the public. The document provides an update on the cleanup progress ...
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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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