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Air Sciences. 2011. Resolution Copper Mining Monitoring Plan. November 2011.

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Air Sciences. 2012. Resolution Baseline Report: Prepared for Resolution Copper a Member of Rio Tinto Group. June 2012.

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Air Sciences. 2013. Baseline Meteorological and Air Quality Data Annual Report Resolution Copper Mining Project: April 1, 2012 – March 31, 2013. Prepared for Resolution Copper a Member of Rio Tinto Group August 2013.

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Air Sciences. 2013a. Baseline Meteorological and Air Quality Data Reports. Resolution Copper Mining Project. Quarterly reports for the period April 1, 2012 – June 30, 2012. Prepared for Resolution Copper a Member of Rio Tinto Group November 2012.

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American Society for Testing and Materials. D698. Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Compaction Characteristics of Soil Using Standard Effort (12 400 ft-lbf/ft3 [600 kN-m/m3])

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Arizona Department of Commerce. 2009. Community Profile. Gila County: Arizona. http://www.azcommerce.com/doclib/commune/gila county.pdf. (Accessed May 29, 2012).

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Arizona Department of Commerce. 2009a. Community Profile. Globe/Miami: Arizona. http://www.azcommerce.com/assets/pdfs /community-profiles/g/globe-miami.pdf. Accessed March 26, 2012.

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Arizona Department of Commerce. 2009b. Community Profile. Pinal County: Arizona. http://www.azcommerce.com/doclib/commune /pinal%20county.pdf. Accessed June 13, 2011.

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Arizona Department of Commerce. 2009c. Community Profile. Superior: Arizona. http://www.azcommerce.com/assets/pdfs/community-profiles/s/superior.pdf. Accessed March 26, 2012.

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Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). 2004. Arizona Mining Guidance Manual BADCT, Aquifer Protection Program. Publication TB 04-01.

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Arizona Department of Environmental Quality. 2011. Arizona State Implementation Plan (SIP). Regional Haze Under 308 of the Federal Regional Haze Rule. Air Quality Division. January 2011.

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Arizona Department of Environmental Quality. 2012. 2010 Status of Water Quality. Arizona’s Integrated 305(b) Assessment and 303(d) Listing Report. June 2012. Available at: http://www.azdeq.gov/environ/water/assessment/assess.html. Accessed July 30, 2012.

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Arizona Department of Environmental Quality. 2012a. State of Arizona Area-Wide Aquifer Protection Permit No. P-101703. Place ID No. 7820, LTF No. 54902. March 29, 2012.

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Arizona Department of Environmental Quality. 2013. E-Maps. Map of Nonattainment, Attainment Areas, and Maintenance Areas. http://gisweb.azdeq.gov/arcgis/emaps. Accessed July 25, 2013.

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Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT). 2013. Phoenix Metro Area Projects. State Route 24. Overview. Available at: http://www.azdot.gov/projects/phoenix-metro-area/state-route-24. Accessed November 12, 2013.

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Arizona Department of Transportation. Undated. http://www.azdot.gov/highways/SWProjMgmt/enhancement_scenic/scenicroads/ ScenicRoads_Common/Scenic_Phoenix_Central_Arizona.asp.

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Arizona Department of Water Resources. 1999. Third Management Plan for Phoenix Active Management Area 2000-2010. December 13, 1999 Available at: http://www.azwater.gov/AzDWR/Watermanagement/AMAs/ThirdManagementPlan3.h.... Accessed July 30, 2013.

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Arizona Department of Water Resources. 2010. Arizona Water Atlas Volume 8 Active Management Area Planning Area. April 2010.

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Arizona Department of Water Resources. 2013. Groundwater Site Inventory (GWSI) database https://gisweb.azwater.gov/waterresourcedata/GWSI.aspx. Accessed data August 6, 2013.

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Arizona Game and Fish Department. 2006. Upper Mineral Creek Trip Report.

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Arizona Game and Fish Department. 2011. https://www.azgfd.com/hunting/units Accessed June 29, 2011.

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Arizona Land Resource Information System. 1975. Regional Soils: GIS Cover. http://www.azland.gov/alris/layers.html. Accessed March 13, 2015.

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Arizona Laws Relating to Water, State Bar of Arizona. 2011. Reprinted from LexisNexis Arizona Annotated Revised Statutes, 2010-2011 Edition.

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Arizona State Parks. 2014. Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park. Available at: http://azstateparks.com/Parks/BOTH/. Accessed August 27, 2014.

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Arizona Trail Association. 2014. What is the Arizona Trail? Available at: http://www.aztrail.org/at_about.html. Accessed August 27, 2014.

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BBE Consulting Morvent Mining. 2012. Resolution Copper Mine Pre-Feasibility Study Refrigeration and Ventilation Strategy. October 2012.

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Brown, D.E. (ed). 1994. Biotic Communities of the American Southwest: United States and Mexico. Desert Plants 4(1-4):1-342. University of Utah Press. Salt Lake City.

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Brown, David E.; Lowe C. H. 1980. Biotic communities of the Southwest. GTR-RM-78. Fort Collins, CO: US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. Rocky Mountain Range and Experiment Station.

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CH2M Hill. 2012. Matachich, M., Mierzejewski, M., Byers, B., Pitzler, D. and Ahmed, S. The Changing Value of Water to the US Economy: Implications from Five Industrial Sectors, CH2M Hill.

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Chronic, Halka. 1983. Roadside Geology of Arizona. Mountain Press Publishing Co. Missoula.

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City-data.com. 2012. Community profiles for Superior, Miami, Globe, Hayden, Winkelman, Kearny, San Carlos, and Peridot, Arizona. Available at http://www.city-data.com/. Accessed June 14, 2012.

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City-data.com. 2013. San Carlos, Arizona. Available at: http://www.city-data.com/city/San-Carlos-Arizona.html. Accessed October 30, 2013.

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Collins, William S. 1999. The New Deal in Arizona. Arizona State Parks Board, Phoenix.

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Crowder, C.D. and A.T. Robinson. 2011. Devils Canyon drainage stock tank surveys during 2010 and 2011. Arizona Game and Fish Department, Phoenix. 9pp.

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DuBois, S.M., Smith, A.W., Nye, N.K., and Nowak, T.A., 1982. Arizona earthquakes, 1776- 1980: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Bulletin, v. 192, 456 p.

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Elliot D. Pollack & Company. 2011. Economic & Fiscal Impact of Resolution Copper Company – Superior, Arizona. September 2011.

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Ferguson, C. A. and S. J. Skotnicki. 1996. Geologic Map of the Florence Junction and Southern Portion of the Weavers Needle 7.5' Quadrangles, Pinal County, Arizona (revised 1996). Arizona Geological Survey, Open-File Report 95-10.

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Gila County Comprehensive Plan. 2003. Gila County Comprehensive Plan: Chapter 2. Available at http://www.gilacountyaz.gov/new_documents/planning_and_zoning.php. Accessed November 11, 2013.

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Golder Associates. 2005. Aquifer Protection Permit Application, West Plant Site, Superior Mine, Superior, Arizona, Volume 3 - Appendices. June 24, 2005, Report ref. 053-2519.

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Golder Associates. 2006. Resolution Copper Company, Surface Water Baseline Report, October 2002 through February 2006: Final report prepared for Resolution Copper Company, June 30, 2006.

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Golder Associates. 2007. Well Installation Report for New Point of Compliance and Alert Wells, West Plant Site, Superior, Arizona, November 21, 2007, Report ref. 073-92522.

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Golder Associates. 2008. Report on Groundwater Model of West Plant Site, Superior Arizona. March 24, 2008.

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Golder Associates. 2010. Intermediate Rock Stockpile Type 2.02 General Aquifer Protection Permit (Notice of Intent and Supplemental Information). December 1, 2010.

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Golder Associates. 2011. Aquifer Protection Permit Application Development Rock Stockpile Project, West Plant Site, Superior, Arizona. May 6, 2011.

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Golder Associates. 2011a. Loadout Intermediate Rock Stockpile Type 2.02 General Aquifer Protection Permit (Notice of Intent and Supplemental Information) May 17, 2011.

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Golder Associates. 2011b. Site Characterization Report for the West Plant Site, Superior Arizona December 2011.

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Golder Associates. 2013. Groundwater Assessment Update: West Plant Site, Superior, Arizona: Technical Memorandum prepared for Resolution Copper Company, March 28, 2013.

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Golder Associates. 2014. Mined Land Reclamation Plan – Superior Mine, Arizona, Resolution Copper Mining, LLC. April 22, 2014.

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Greater Phoenix Economic Council. 2013. Regional Profile Demographics. Available at: http://www.gpec.org/doing-business-in-phoenix/regional-profile/demographics. Accessed October 30, 2013.

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Hehnke, C., Ballantyne, G., Martin, H., Hart, W., Schwartz, A., and Stein, H. 2012. Geology and Exploration Progress at the Resolution Porphyry Cu-Mo Deposit: Society of Economic Geologists, Inc. Special Publication 16, pp. 147-156.

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Heidrick, T.L., and Titley, S.R. 1982. Fracture and dike patterns in Laramide plutons and their structural and tectonic implications, in Titley, S.R., ed., Advances in geology of the porphyry copper deposits, southwestern United States: Tucson, University of Arizona Press, p. 73-92.

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Klohn Crippen Berger. 2011. Resolution Project 2010 Geotechnical Testing of Tailings Samples. January 12, 2011.

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Klohn Crippen Berger. 2014. Resolution Copper Mining Near West Tailings Management Mine Plan of Operations Study. September 2014.

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Logsdon, Mark. 2007. Technical Memorandum - Geochemical Characterization of Development Rock for Proposed Shaft No. 10, Resolution Project: ADEQ Tier 1 Results and Inertness Analysis.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2010. Interim Results of Groundwater Monitoring, Upper Queen Creek and Devils Canyon Watersheds, Resolution Copper Mining LLC, Pinal County, Arizona: Final report prepared for Resolution Copper Mining LLC, February 17, 2010.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2011. Apache Leap Tuff Water Level Contours Upper Queen Creek/Devils Canyon Study Area (Map). March 1, 2011.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2012. Hydrogeologic Data Submittal, Tailings Prefeasibility Study, Whitford, Silver King, and Happy Camp Sites. October 23, 2012

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Montgomery & Associates. 2012a. Results of Hydrochemical Characterization of Groundwater, Upper Queen Creek/Devils Canyon Study area, Resolution Copper Mining LLC, Pinal County, Arizona: Report prepared for Resolution Copper Mining LLC, March 15, 2012.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2012b. Schematic Representation of Hydrogeologic Systems (Figure). February 2012.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2012c. Results of Phase II Hydrogeologic Investigations in Support of Tailings Prefeasibility Study, Far West Site. July 31, 2012.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2013. Technical Memorandum, Phase I Hydrogeologic Field Investigations, Near West Tailings Site, Pinal County, Arizona. May 1, 2013.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2013a. Results of Queen Creek Corridor Survey Superior Basin, Pinal County, Arizona. February 19, 2013.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2013b. Surface Water Baseline Report, Devils Canyon, Mineral Creek and Queen Creek Watersheds, Resolution Copper Mining LLC, Pinal County Arizona. May 16, 2013.

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Montgomery & Associates. 2014. Summary of Hydraulic Conductivity Estimates from Testing of Hydrologic Characterization Wells, 2004-2012, September 12, 2014.

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. 2013. National Climatic Data Center. Station Details. http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cdo-web/. Accessed July 23, 2013.

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. 2014. Global Historical Climatology Network, Station USC00021514 - Chandler Heights, AZ, US. Period of record: 1/1/1941 through 4/30/2007. Downloaded from NOAA National Climactic Data Center (Order Number 362974) on 7/10/2014.

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Natural Resources Conservation Service. 2013. Soil Survey Staff, Natural Resources Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Web Soil Survey. Available online at http://websoilsurvey.nrcs.usda.gov/. Accessed 8/8/2013.

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Peterson, D.W. 1969. Geologic Map of the Superior Quadrangle, Pinal County, Arizona: US. Geological Survey Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-818, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000.

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Pinal County Air Quality Control District. 2014. Code of Regulations. As amended July 23, 2014. Available online at http://www.pinalcountyaz.gov/AIRQUALITY/Pages/Regulations.aspx

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Pinal County Comprehensive Plan. 2012. We Create Our Future: Pinal County Comprehensive Plan, Adopted November 18, 2009, Updated November 19, 2012.

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Resolution Copper Mining. 2010. Resolution Pre-Feasibility Activities Plan of Operations (#03-12-02-006). October 1, 2010.

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Resolution Copper Mining. 2013. Resolution Copper Mining Community Working Group Meeting Summaries. June 25, 2013 through July 31, 2013.

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Resolution Copper Mining. 2015. Resolution Copper Mining, LLC Land Exchange Proposal. August 2015.

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Shride, A.F. 1967. Younger Precambrian geology in southern Arizona: US Geological Survey Professional Paper 566, 89 p.

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Spencer, J.E., Richard, S.M., and Pearthree, P.A., 1998. Geologic map of the Mesa 30’x60’ quadrangle, east-central Arizona: Arizona Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-23, scale 1:100,000.

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Spencer, J. E. and S. M. Richard. 1995. Geologic Map of the Picketpost Mountain and the Southern Part of the Iron Mountain 7 112' Quadrangles, Pinal County, Arizona. Arizona Geological Survey, Open-File Report 95-] 5.

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Stewart, W.A., S.D. Miller, R. Smart, 2006. Advances in Acid Rock Drainage (ARD) Characterization of Mine Wastes, Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD), March 26-30, 2006, St. Louis MO. R.I. Barnhisel (ed.), Published by the American Society of Mining and Reclamation (ASMR), 3134 Montavesta Road, Lexington, KY 40502.

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Suter, M., 2008. Structural configuration of the Otates fault (Southern Basin and Range Province) and its rupture in the 3 May 1887 M 7.5 Sonora, Mexico, earthquake: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 98, p. 2879-2893.

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Suter, M., and Contreras, J., 2002. Active tectonics of northeastern Sonora, Mexico (southern Basin and Range Province) and the 3 May 1887 MW 7.4 earthquake: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 92, p. 581-589.

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US Census Bureau. 2010. American Fact Finder. DP-1. Profile and General Population and Housing Characteristics 2010. County Data for Gila and Pinal counties, Arizona. Available at http://factfinder2.census.gov. Accessed April 10, 2012.

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US Census Bureau. 2011. American Fact Finder. DP05. ACS Demographic and Housing Estimates 2007 – 2001 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. Community Data for Bylas, Claypool, Globe, Hayden, Kearny, Miami, Peridot, San Carlos, Superior, and Winkelman, Arizona. Available at http://factfinder2.census.gov. Accessed October 30, 2013.

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USDA Forest Service. 1930. Crook National Forest. Arizona, Gila and Salt River Meridian Map (on file, Arizona Historical Society, Tucson).

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USDA Forest Service. 1982. National Forest Management Act Planning Rule. Available online at: http://www.fs.fed.us/emc/nfma/includes/nfmareg.html (Accessed August 4, 2014).

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USDA Forest Service. 1990. FSM 2800 – Minerals and Geology, Chapter 2840 Reclamation. Amendment 2800-90-1. June 1, 1990.

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USDA Forest Service. 1991. FSM 2600 – Wildlife, Fish, and Sensitive Plant Habitat Management, Chapter 2620 – Habitat Planning and Evaluation. Amendment No. 26000-91-5. July 19, 1991.

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USDA Forest Service. 2004. Training Guide for Reclamation, Bond Estimation, and Administration for Mineral Plans of Operation Authorized and Administered under 36 CFR 228A. April 2004.

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USDA Forest Service. 2005. FSM 2600 – Wildlife, Fish, and Sensitive Plant Habitat Management, Chapter 2670 Threatened, Endangered and Sensitive Plants and Animals. Amendment 2600-2005-1. September 23, 2005.

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USDA Forest Service. 2008. Special Use Permit Authority: Federal Land Policy and Management Act, as Amended October 21, 1976. Executed October 29, 2008, expires October 31, 2018.

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USDA Forest Service. 2009. FSM 2000 – National Forest Resource Management, Chapter 2080 Noxious Weed Management. Amendment 2000-2009-1. April 3, 2009.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 1985. Tonto National Forest Plan, Forest Services, Southwestern Region. October 1985.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 1985a. Environmental Impact Statement Tonto National Forest Plan, Forest Services, Southwestern Region. October 1985.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 2005. Tonto National Forest Land and Resource Management Plan: Management Indicator Species Status Report. Tonto National Forest, Phoenix, Arizona.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 2011. Tonto National Forest Sensitive Species List. US Forest Service, Tonto National Forest. Phoenix, Arizona. Accessed October 21, 2013.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 2012. Tonto National Forest Management Indicator Species. October 2012.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 2013. Legends of the Superior Trail Available at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/tonto /recreation/climbing/recarea/?recid=70971&actid=50. Accessed July 30, 2013.

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USDA Forest Service. Tonto National Forest. 2014. Tonto National Forest. Oak Flat. Available at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/tonto/ recreation/camping-cabins/recarea/?recid=35345&actid=29. Accessed August 27, 2014.

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Walker, Gladys and T.G. Chilton. 1991. The History of Mining at Superior, History of Mining in Arizona, vol. II, 231-36, edited by J. Michael Cantly and Michael N. Greely. Mining Club of the Southwest Foundation, Tucson.

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Western Regional Climate Center (WRCC). 2012. Climate Narratives of the State - Arizona. http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/narratives/arizona/. Accessed on 5/2/2012.

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Western Regional Climate Center. 2013. Western US Climate Historical Summaries. http://www.wrcc.dri.edu/climate-summaries/. Accessed July 22, 2013.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2004. Baseline Biology and Land Use Report. 2004. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2004a. 2004 Reptile and Amphibian Survey Federal Parcel, Pinal County, Arizona. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. December 2004.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2008. Federal Lands Biological Assessment and Evaluation. Resolution Copper Mining Water Pipeline Project. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. June 23, 2008.

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Westland Resources Inc. 2011. Jurisdictional Waters Determination for the Resolution West Plant and East Plant Analysis Areas, Pinal County, Arizona. Prepared for US Army Corps of Engineers. July 28, 2011.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2012a. Amphibian and Reptile Surveys. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. December 12, 2012.

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Westland Resources Inc. 2012b. Vegetation and Wildlife Assessment of the Mineral Creek Study Area. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. September 2012.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2012c. Aquatic Resource Studies in the Resolution Study Area. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. September 2012.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2013. Biological Evaluation of the Near West Analysis Area. March 2013.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2013a. Jurisdictional Waters Determination for the Parcel 210-34-022A Analysis Area, Pinal County, Arizona. Prepared for US Army Corps of Engineers. January 10, 2013.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2013b. 2012 Springsnail Survey Devils Canyon, Pinal County, Arizona. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining. March 15, 2013.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2014. Jurisdictional Waters Determination for the Near West Analysis Area, Pinal County, Arizona. Prepared for US Army Corps of Engineers. January 24, 2014.

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WestLand Resources Inc. 2014a. Biological Evaluation, Baseline Hydrologic & Geotechnical Data Gathering Activities on Tonto National Forest. Prepared for Resolution Copper Mining.

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Yitayew, M. 1990. Reference Evapotranspiration Estimates for Arizona. Department of Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering. Technical Bulletin. University of Arizona, Agricultural Experiment Station, Tucson, Arizona.

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