Superfund Site:

BONITA PEAK MINING DISTRICT
UNINCORPORATED, CO

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Cynthia Peterson
(303) 312-6879

Remedial Project Manager
Christina Progess
(303) 312-6009

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Site Location

Street Address:
Multiple sources near Animas River headwaters
UNINCORPORATED, CO 81433

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Announcements and Key Topics

EPA has released the Interim Record of Decision that identifies interim remedial actions (IRAs) to be conducted at the site. EPA will begin work this summer on IRAs at 23 source areas, with full completion of all IRAs expected over the next three to five years.

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Background

The Bonita Peak Mining District site consists of 48 historic mines or mining-related sources where ongoing releases of metal-laden water and sediments are occurring within the Mineral Creek, Cement Creek ...
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