Section 319 Nonpoint Source Program Success Story: Pennsylvania: Abandoned Mine Reclamation Passive Treatment System Removes Pollutants
|EPA Number: ||841F08001W|
|Date of Publication:||September, 2009|
|Audience||concerned citizens, Regulated Community, State and local government|
An abandoned mine discharged metals, primarily iron, into Pennsylvania’s Semiconon Run, prompting the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) to add it to the state’s 2002 Clean Water Act section 303(d) list of impaired waters for metals. More...