Superfund Site:

WHITEWOOD CREEK
WHITEWOOD, SD

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
Kerri Fiedler
(303) 312-6493

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Site Location

Street Address:
18 MI PART OF STREAM, WHITEWOOD, SD 57793

Announcements and Key Topics

EPA completed the fourth five-year review of the site in September 2017 to evaluate the performance of the remedies selected in the Record of Decision. The conclusion of the review is that the remedy at the site remains protective of human health and the environment. Contaminated soils at residences were removed or covered and access to remaining contaminated tailings is ...
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Background

The Whitewood Creek site covers an 18-mile stretch of Whitewood Creek in Lawrence, Meade and Butte counties in South Dakota. Since the 1870s, gold mining operations in the area included ...
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