Stories for Ferry County

 

Water Quality stories support the Water Quality Program's activities. Some stories may fall under more than one category, and are listed accordingly.

 

Estimating Natural Resources Damages from a Hypothetical Failure of a Mine Tailings Impoundment
Ecology’s Eastern Regional Office evaluated potential impacts and estimated restoration costs from a potential catastrophic failure of a metals mining tailings disposal facility. The study results will help determine the appropriate environmental performance bonding for the facility.
(Prevent and reduce point and stormwater pollution)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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