1. Past Project: Neihart Superfund Site Waste Rock Removal

    The 9,000-acre Carpenter Snow Creek Mining District is a Superfund site in the Little Belt Mountains of southern Cascade County, Montana. Mining began in the area in the 1880s when silver deposits were discovered near what is now the town of Neihart. Mines in the district primarily yielded silver, lead, and zinc ores. Lead and zinc were produced in large quantities during the 1920s. The mining dis…Read More