Hazardous Materials

The documents listed below are Baseline Reports categorized topically as hazardous materials.

WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was contracted by Resolution Copper Mining, LLC (the “User”) to perform a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) for approximately 956 acres referred to as the Appleton Ranch Property (“the Property”).

WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was contracted by Resolution Copper Mining LLC (the “User”) to perform a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) for approximately 149 acres referred to as Cave Creek and also known as the 6L Ranch parcel (“the Property”). The Property is a private in-holding within the Tonto National Forest, located along Cave Creek about 6 miles north of the town of Cave Creek. The nearest large metropolitan community is Phoenix, Arizona, located approximately 25 miles south of the Property.

WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was contracted by Resolution Copper Mining LLC (the “User”) to perform a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) for approximately 640 acres referred to as East Clear Creek (“the Property”). The Property comprises the entirety of Section 9 in Township 14 North, Range 12 East relative to the Gila and Salt River Baseline and Meridian, in Coconino County, Arizona.

WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was contracted by Resolution Copper Mining, LLC (the “User”) to perform a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) for approximately 148 acres referred to as the Tangle Creek parcel (“the Property”).

WestLand Resources, Inc. (WestLand) was contracted by Resolution Copper Mining LLC (the “User”) to perform a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) for approximately 147 acres referred to as Turkey Creek, also known as the JX Bar Ranch and J Slash X Ranch (“the Property”).

Snapshots Updated

The Forest Service is considering five reasonable action alternatives for a Tailings Storage Facility. To view Snapshot summaries and accompanying maps, click here.

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EIS Status

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EIS Status graphic updated March 2018

Forest Points of Contact

Media & General Info
John Scaggs
jscaggs@fs.fed.us

Project Manager
Resolution Copper
Mary Rasmussen
mcrasmussen@fs.fed.us

Apache Leap Special Management Area
Apache Leap SMA website