Superfund Site:

GILT EDGE MINE
LEAD, SD

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Christopher Wardell
(303) 312-6062

Remedial Project Manager
Joy Jenkins
(303) 312-6873

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Site Location

Street Address:
4 MILES SE OF TOWN, LEAD, SD 57754

Announcements and Key Topics

Settlement Agreement and Order on Consent

On February 12, 2018, EPA, the State of South Dakota and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. entered into an agreement and order on consent for Agnico to perform certain remedial investigative activities within operable unit 2 (OU2) at the Gilt Edge Mine Superfund site.

EPA received written comments relating to the agreement for thirty days (March 1-April ...
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Background

The 360-acre Gilt Edge Mine site is located about 6.5 miles east of Lead, South Dakota. The primary mine disturbance area encompasses a former open pit and a cyanide heap-leach ...
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