M3 Engineering & Technology

Due to the nature of the Resolution Copper deposit (ore mineralogy, depth, host rock hydrogeologic characteristics), in-situ mining is not reasonable, practicable or technically feasible for the large majority of the copper minerals that comprise the Resolution ore body.

This Pipeline Protection Plan provides a summary of engineering efforts to protect the pipelines within the corridor from potential failure.

As such, the mine outdoor lighting design was prepared in accordance with Lighting Zone 3 and the results are discussed below.

Forest Service Point of Contact

John Scaggs
Tonto National Forest
john.scaggs@usda.gov

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