SILVER BOW CREEK/BUTTE AREA
Superfund Site Profile
Announcements and Key Topics
With conditional approval of the pilot project for the Butte Mine Flooding Operable Unit, Montana Resources, Inc. and the Atlantic Richfield Company will start pumping contaminated water at the end of September from the Berkeley Pit and treating it in the Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant. Water from ...
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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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