Superfund Site:

SILVER BOW CREEK/BUTTE AREA
BUTTE, MT

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Dana Barnicoat
(406) 457-5007

Remedial Project Manager
Nikia Greene
(406) 457-5019

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Site Location

Street Address:
BUTTE TO MILLTOWN RESERVIOR
BUTTE, MT 59750

Announcements and Key Topics

EPA, along with the Justice Department, announces the release of the Butte Priority Soils Operable Unit (BPSOU) consent decree. This document provides the framework for the continued cleanup of mining-related contamination to protect public health and the environment in Butte and Walkerville, Montana.

Additionally, EPA Region 8 is releasing a Record of Decision amendment, which expands the cleanup decisions made in ...
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Background

The Silver Bow Creek/Butte Area site is in and around Butte, Montana, and includes 26 miles of stream and streamside habitat downstream from Butte. Since the late 1800s, mining wastes ...
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