Upper Uncompahgre Mine Remediation Projects – Oct. 2, 2015 Progress Report


WHY THE PROJECTS? In recent years, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has prioritized addressing non-point source pollution from heavy metals in Colorado’s rivers. UWP’s remediation projects at three legacy mine sites in the Upper…

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E-Alert: Why did the Uncompahgre River turn orange last week?


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UWP mine remediation projects featured in article on mine spill into Animas River


“The Gold King Mine spill is very unfortunate. But it is also bringing public awareness to the magnitude of water quality problems associated with abandoned mines in our region and highlights the need for more remediation,” said Przeszlowska. “The Uncompahgre River…

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2014 Annual Newsletter


Read about projects, events and people who contributed to the restoration and protection of the Upper Uncompahgre River Watershed in 2014 in the 2014 Annual Newsletter. UWP Coordinator Agnieszka Przeszlowska and UWP Vista Rhianna Williams

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