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, the State of Montana, Butte-Silver Bow County, and the Atlantic Richfield Company invite you to learn more about the proposed future cleanup actions for the Butte Priority Soils Operable Unit.

Future cleanup actions include:

  • The Blacktail Berm, Northside Tailings, and Diggings East tailings, waste, and contaminated soils removals will be performed.
  • Butte Reduction Works (BRW) tailings, waste, sediments and contaminated soils removals ...
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Background

The Silver Bow Creek/Butte Area site is in Butte, Montana and includes 26 miles of stream and streamside habitat. Since the late 1800s, mining wastes have been dumped into streams ...
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