Colorado governor backs Superfund cleanup for leaking mines – Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)


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Colorado governor backs Superfund cleanup for leaking mines
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
The spill polluted the Animas and San Juan rivers in Colorado, New Mexico and Utah with metals including arsenic, cadmium, copper, lead, mercury, nickel and zinc. Water utilities briefly shut down their intake valves and farmers stopped drawing from
State to endorse cleanup of old Colorado minesFort Morgan Times

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Two years after Mexico’s biggest mine spill villagers still don’t trust their drinking water – MINING.com


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Two years after Mexico's biggest mine spill villagers still don't trust their drinking water
MINING.com
The spill affected seven different municipalities, turning the 420-kilometer-long waterway orange, affecting hundreds of thousands of people. To date, affected communities don't trust their drinking water and claim the mine was operating without the