News Desk

Gold King Mine Named Superfund Site

On September 9, the Environmental Protection Agency added Colorado’s Bonita Peak Mining District, which includes the shuttered Gold King mine, to the National Priorities List, making it eligible for additional study and cleanup resources under EPA’s Superfund program. The EPA has taken responsibility for the August 2015 spill, which affected waterways in Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah. Numerous entities have sued the agency for mismanagement after the mine’s seal was accidentally broken during a routine assessment. It took less than an hour for more than three million gallons of toxic sludge to spill out and color the Animas River bright yellow before flowing into the San Juan River.
Click here to read more.



Mexican Wolves Allowed at Turner Ranch

The New Mexico Game and Fish Commission unanimously …


Land Report Top 10: New York’s Burnt Point

Listed for $95 million, this 25-acre East Hampton …

Print & Gift
Subscriptions Available
Please sign me up to receive breaking news and updates from The Land Report:
Copyright © Land Report LLC. All rights reserved.

Contact to Listing Owner

Captcha Code