Superfund Site:

NEW IDRIA MERCURY MINE
IDRIA, CA

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Community Involvement Coordinator
Heather Parker
(415) 972-3112

Remedial Project Manager
Bianca Handley
(415) 972-3023

Site Location

Street Address:
TOWNSHIP: 17S, RANGE: 12E
IDRIA, CA 95043

Announcements and Key Topics

On December 13, 2018, EPA announced a settlement with Buckhorn Inc. to study contamination at the site. The work is expected to take over two years to complete at a cost of approximately $2 million.

Background

The New Idria Mercury Mine (NIMM) site is on 8,000 acres of private land in the Diablo Mountain Range and incorporates the abandoned town of Idria in San Benito County, ...
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