Rock Creek Abandoned Mine Site Files

Rock Creek abandoned coal mine sites remediationThe Forest Service invites public review on potential environmental remediation at the Rock Creek abandoned coal mine sites in McCreary County, Ky. 

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Below you will find links to the Draft Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis (EE/CA) that summarizes the possible alternatives to reduce or remove acid mine drainage impacts at the abandoned coal mine locations.

Rock Creek Draft CoverThe 30-day public review period started on Thursday, January 19 and ended on Friday, February 17. Printed copies are available for review at Daniel Boone National Forest Stearns Ranger District and the Supervisor’s Office. 

Some of the pdf files are large and might take a while to download.

Draft Engineering Evaluation/Cost Analysis

File size: 1 MB; Page Size: 8.5x11; No. Pages: 151

APPENDIX A

Summary of Historical (2002 - 2010) Analytical Data: Coal Mine Features, Preliminary Assessment/Site Inspection, and Stream Samples
File Size: 93 KB; Page Size: 8.5x11, 17x11; No. Pages: 3

APPENDIX B

Site Visit and EE/CA Investigation Photographs and Notes
File size: 10.8 MB; Page Size: 8.5x11; No. Pages: 104

APPENDIX C

EE/CA Site Investigation Chain-of-Custody and Laboratory Analytical Data Package
File size: 10 MB; Page Size: 8.5x11; No. Pages: 493

APPENDIX D

Applicable or Relevant and Appropriate Requirements (ARARs)
File Size: 52 KB; Page Size: 11x8.5; No. Pages: 5

APPENDIX E

Removal Action Detailed Cost Sheets and Engineering Cost Estimates
File size: 40 KB; Page Size: 8.5x11; No. Pages: 4

Figures

File size: 9 MB; Page Size: 11x8.5; No. Pages: 31

Tables

File size: 950 KB; Page Size: 11x8.5; No. Pages: 67





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