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

The EPA project team, with support from our contractors and Oregon DEQ, are working in the Furnace Creek area of the Black Butte Mine Superfund Site. Contaminated mine tailings and contaminated soils/sediment are being excavated 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 ...
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Background

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 safe disposal ...
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