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Your Environment. Your Health.

Region 8: CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY

Superfund Research Program


Note: The map points for the Hazardous Waste Sites are an approximate representation of the site locations.

Hazardous Waste Sites with On-Going Research

Central City / Clear Creek - Idaho Springs, Colorado

Gold King Mine Spill - Silverton, Colorado

  • Project: University of Arizona: Community Engagement Core
    Project Investigator: Karletta Chief, Raina M Maier, Janick F. Artiola, James A. Field
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement, Research Translation
    Research/Outreach: On-going
  • Project: University of Arizona: Research Translation Core
    Project Investigator: Karletta Chief, Raina M Maier, Janick F. Artiola, James A. Field
    Research Types: Outreach or Community Engagement, Research Translation
    Research/Outreach: On-going

Hazardous Waste Sites with Completed Research

Anaconda Co. Smelter - Anaconda, Montana

  • Project: University of Washington: Wildlife Applications to Remediation Decision-Making
    Project Investigator: Michael J Hooper, George P Cobb, Scott T. McMurry
    Research Types: Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Ecology study, Fate and transport study, Testing or application of new GIS tools
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Burlington Northern (Somers Plant) - Somers, Montana

Central City / Clear Creek - Idaho Springs, Colorado

Libby Asbestos Site - Libby, Montana

Libby Groundwater - Libby, Montana

  • Project: Texas A&M University: Chemical Intervention Strategies
    Project Investigator: Kirby C Donnelly
    Research Types: Bench scale application of a new remediation technology, Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Fate and transport study
    Research/Outreach: Completed
  • Project: Texas A&M University: Site Assessment, Cleanup, Analysis and Bioremediation
    Project Investigator: Kirby C Donnelly
    Research Types: Bench scale application of a new remediation technology, Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Fate and transport study
    Research/Outreach: Completed

Montana Pole And Treating - Butte, Montana

Rocky Mountain Arsenal (USARMY) - Commerce City, Colorado

  • Project: University of Washington: Wildlife Applications to Remediation Decision-Making
    Project Investigator: Michael J Hooper, George P Cobb, Scott T. McMurry
    Research Types: Collection of samples for off-site analysis, Ecology study, Fate and transport study, Testing or application of new GIS tools
    Research/Outreach: Completed
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