Superfund Site:

SILVER BOW CREEK/BUTTE AREA
BUTTE, MT

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Christopher Wardell
(303) 312-6062

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 Approves Conditional Discharge of Treated Water from Butte Mine Flooding Operable Unit

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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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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