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Open-File Report 2008–1012

Prepared in Cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Presentation Showing Results of a Hydrogeochemical Investigation of the Standard Mine Vicinity, Upper Elk Creek Basin, Colorado

By Andrew H. Manning, Philip L. Verplanck, M. Alisa Mast, and Richard B. Wanty

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This Open-File Report consists of a presentation given in Crested Butte, Colorado on December 13, 2007 to the Standard Mine Advisory Group. The presentation was paired with another presentation given by the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety on the physical features and geology of the Standard Mine. The presentation in this Open-File Report summarizes the results and conclusions of a hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine performed by the U.S. Geological Survey (Manning and others, in press). The purpose of the investigation was to aid the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in evaluating remediation options for the Standard Mine site. Additional details and supporting data related to the information in this presentation can be found in Manning and others (in press).

Version 1.0

Posted January 2008

Suggested citation:

Manning, A.H., Verplanck, P.L., Mast, M.A., and Wanty, R.B., 2008, Presentation showing results of a hydrogeochemical investigation of the Standard Mine vicinity, Upper Elk Creek Basin, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008–1012, 19 p.

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