Superfund Site:

ANACONDA COPPER MINE
YERINGTON, NV

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Romie Duarte
(213) 244-1801

Remedial Project Manager
DANTE RODRIGUEZ
(415) 972-3166

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Site Location

Street Address:
YERINGTON MINE
102 BURCH DRIVE
YERINGTON, NV 89447

Announcements and Key Topics

The Anaconda Copper Mine site was transferred to the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) in 2018. NDEP works directly with Atlantic Richfield Company (ARC), the responsible party, to oversee investigations and cleanup work at most of the site. Because the site has the potential to impact Tribal lands and NDEP does not have jurisdiction over tribal land, EPA remains involved by working directly with ...
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Background

The Anaconda Copper Mine site covers more than 3,400 acres in the Mason Valley, near the city of Yerington, in Lyon County, central Nevada, approximately 65 miles southeast of Reno. ...
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