November 26, 2007
Work progress continues on numerous fronts at the Milltown Reservoir Superfund site, according to recent updates from the EPA and Missoula County. The EPA reports that more than 128,000 cubic yards — of 2.2 million total — have been shipped to the BP-ARCO repository at the Anaconda Superfund site. Read more on the latest from the EPA (PDF).
Missoula County’s monthly update includes news and photos on sediment removal, bridge mitigation, the deconstruction work on the powerhouse, the dedication of a bluff overlook by Gov. Schweitzer and an interesting look at changes in the course of the Blackfoot River over the years. Read all about it here . (PDF, 1.2 MB) That update, and the annotated photo above, is courtesy of Peter Nielsen of the Missoula County Health Dept.