Plans to plug the Gold King Mine backfire

News

Plans to plug the Gold King Mine backfire

1,200 gallons of polluted water per minute still draining
The contamination from the Gold King Mine in Silverton made it to the north end of town after sunset Thursday night. The Animas River is filled with toxic waste.
For more information

A call center has been set up for the public at 385-8700. Information is available on La Plata County’s website at www.co.laplata.co.us/emergency, San Juan Basin Health Department’s website at www.sjbhd.org, the La Plata County

Read More Hide
Related Stories
EPA releases final water-monitoring plan related to Gold King Mine spill
Residents get water-quality assurance after Gold King Mine spill
Action to deal with Animas River contamination slow moving
Catastrophe on the Animas
What’s next for dealing with toxic river flow?

Plans to plug the Gold King Mine backfire

The contamination from the Gold King Mine in Silverton made it to the north end of town after sunset Thursday night. The Animas River is filled with toxic waste.
Reader Comments
click here to add your event
Durango ~ Events
click here to add your event
Durango ~ Events