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Environmental Impacts of Mining in Eastern Washington

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Title Environmental Impacts of Mining in Eastern Washington
Creator Peplow, Daniel
Subject mining mine spoil acid mine drainage wastewater Washington heavy metals bioaccumulation water pollution invertebrates streams rivers milk Oncorhynchus mykiss water trees Salmonidae drinking water water quality standards leaching
Description This fact sheet provides an overview of the environmental impacts of mining in Eastern Washington. These impacts include metal contamination of water supplies and biological hazards of mine waste contamination. The specific impacts on trout, lactating animals, and plants are described.
Publisher University of Washington Water Center
Date 2011-08-17T21:26:52Z 2011-08-17T21:26:52Z 1999-01
Type Technical Report
Language en_US
Relation The Water Center Fact Sheet;Environmental Impacts of Mining in Eastern Washington

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