Superfund Site:

BLACK BUTTE MINE
COTTAGE GROVE, OR

Superfund Site Profile

Site Contacts

Remedial Project Manager
David Tomten
(208) 378-5763

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Site Location

Street Address:
LONDON ROAD
COTTAGE GROVE, OR 97424

Announcements and Key Topics

Site Activities

This summer EPA and our contractors are working in the Furnace Creek area of the Black Butte Mine Superfund Site. We will excavate mine tailings and contaminated soils/sediment for safe disposal in an off-site repository. Removing the mine tailings will remove a source of mercury contamination from the Furnace Creek catchment area, reduce the leaking of mercury into Furnace ...
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Background

This summer EPA and its contractors are working in the Furnace Creek area of the Black Butte Mine Superfund Site. Cleanup actions will excavate mine tailings and contaminated soils/sediment for ...
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