NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search
Analysis of an acid producing underground lead-zinc mine, Coeur d'Alene Mining District, Idaho.
For Reference Only At Bureau Libraries 1988; :1-207
This project investigated the flow of ground water through fractured, acid-producing, metaquartzite rocks at the Bunker Hill Mine. Solutions to the production of acid mine water in these rocks were evaluted. The research was directed toward developing a conceptual model of the ground water system in the upper workings of the mine, where most of the acid water has been shown to originate.
Mining-industry; Water-analysis; Acids; Water-purification
CP; Final Contract Report
For Reference Only At Bureau Libraries
University of Idaho
Page last reviewed: November 26, 2021
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division