Will fears of stigma from Gold King Mine blowout remain?

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Will fears of stigma from Gold King Mine blowout remain?

What outfitters are saying about the summer tourist season
“The water tastes like iron,” said Eric Parker as he kayaked down the Animas River near Bakers Bridge on Aug. 6, 2015, the morning after his group ended up in the contaminated wastewater after the Gold King Mine north of Silverton blew out.
A day after the Gold King Mine blowout, La Plata County Sheriff Sean Smith closed the Animas River to the public. The river stayed closed for nine days, preventing residents from getting in the water or doing any recreation in it. Rafting and fly fishing companies lost money during the closure, but some doubt they will see any lasting effect this tourist season.

Will fears of stigma from Gold King Mine blowout remain?

“The water tastes like iron,” said Eric Parker as he kayaked down the Animas River near Bakers Bridge on Aug. 6, 2015, the morning after his group ended up in the contaminated wastewater after the Gold King Mine north of Silverton blew out.
A day after the Gold King Mine blowout, La Plata County Sheriff Sean Smith closed the Animas River to the public. The river stayed closed for nine days, preventing residents from getting in the water or doing any recreation in it. Rafting and fly fishing companies lost money during the closure, but some doubt they will see any lasting effect this tourist season.
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