Mine Reclamation

This section provides documents from the administrative record for mining site cleanup projects within the Forest boundaries.

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Ruth & Morningstar Mines ~ Mine Site Restoration Project

December 3, 2012:
The Detroit Ranger District is seeking comments on a proposal for clean-up activities at the Ruth and Morning Star mining sites. This project is part of an ongoing program in the Forest Service to address impacts associated with abandoned and inactive mine sites on National Forest lands. 

Comprehensive Evironmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) Documents

Community Relations

Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Correspondence

Forest Service Specialists Reports