Documents Cited - Draft EIS

Documents cited in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement
Thumbnail image of Road dust and its environmental impact on Alaskan taiga and tundra first page Road Dust and its Environmental Impact on Alaskan Taiga and Tundra

Walker, D.A., and K.R. Everett. 1987. Road dust and its environmental impact on Alaskan taiga and tundra. Arctic and Alpine Research 19(4):479–489...

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Thumbnail image of Queen Creek 2017 Aquatic Species and Habitat Surveys report cover Queen Creek 2017 Aquatic Species and Habitat Surveys for Arizona Game and Fish Department

Warnecke, D., M. Dahlberg, S. Lashway, K. Smith, N. Robb, and A. Smith. 2018. Queen Creek 2017 Aquatic Species and Habitat Surveys for Arizona Game and...

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Thumbnail image of Arroyo 2018 report cover with photo of partially irrigated field Arroyo 2018: Water and Irrigated Agriculture in Arizona

Water Resources Research Center. 2018. Arroyo 2018: Water and Irrigated Agriculture in Arizona. 2nd Edition. Revised. Dated June 27. Available at:...

Thumbnail image of Recovery of severely compacted soils in the Mojave Desert first page Recovery of Severely Compacted Soils in the Mojave Desert, California, USA

Webb, R.H. 2002. Recovery of severely compacted soils in the Mojave Desert, California, USA. Arid Land Research and Management 16(3):291-305.

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Thumbnail image of The Response of Vegetation to Disturbance in Death Valley bulletin cover The Response of Vegetation to Disturbance in Death Valley National Monument, California

Webb, R.H., J.W. Steiger, and E.B. Newman. 1988. The Response of Vegetation to Disturbance in Death Valley National Monument, California. U.S....

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Thumbnail image of Dynamics of Mojave Desert shrub assemblages in the Panamint Mountains first page Dynamics of Mojave Desert Shrub Assemblages in the Panamint Mountains, California

Webb, R.H., J.W. Steiger, and R.M. Turner. 1987. Dynamics of Mojave Desert shrub assemblages in the Panamint Mountains, California. Ecology 68(3):...

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Thumbnail image of Perennial Vegetation Data from Permanent Plots on the Nevada Test Site report cover Perennial Vegetation Data from Permanent Plots on the Nevada Test Site, Nye County, Nevada

Webb, R.H., M.B. Murov, T.C. Esque, D.E. Boyer, L.A. DeFalco, D.F. Haines, D. Oldershaw, S.J. Scoles, K.A. Thomas, J.B. Blainey, and P.A. Medica. 2003. ...

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Thumbnail image of Characteristic patterns of chronic and dynamic photoinhibition of different functional groups in a Mediterranean ecosystem first page Characteristic Patterns of Chronic and Dynamic Photoinhibition of Different Functional Groups in a Mediterranean Ecosystem

Werner, C., O. Correia, and W. Beyschlag. 2002. Characteristic patterns of chronic and dynamic photoinhibition of different functional groups in a Mediterranean...

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Thumbnail image of Climate of Arizona webpage Climate of Arizona

Western Regional Climate Center. 2018. Climate of Arizona. Available at:...

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Thumbnail image of the Spring and Seep Catalog - June 2018 Spring and Seep Catalog

WestLand Resources, and Montgomery and Associates. 2018. Spring and Seep Catalog, Resolution Copper Project Area, Upper Queen Creek and Devils Canyon...

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview: San Pedro River Parcel, Pinal County, Arizona document cover Ecological Overview: San Pedro River Parcel, Pinal County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2003. Ecological Overview: San Pedro River Parcel, Pinal County, Arizona. Job No. 807.03 SP 340. Prepared for Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview: 6L Ranch Parcel, Yavapai County, Arizona report cover Ecological Overview: 6L Ranch Parcel, Yavapai County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2004a. Ecological Overview: 6L Ranch Parcel, Yavapai County, Arizona. Job No. 807.06 6L 300. Prepared for Resolution Copper....

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview: Appleton Ranch Parcel, Santa Cruz County, Arizona report cover Ecological Overview: Appleton Ranch Parcel, Santa Cruz County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2004b. Ecological Overview: Appleton Ranch Parcel, Santa Cruz County, Arizona. Job No. 807.06 RR 300. Prepared for Resolution...

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview: JX Ranch Parcel, Gila County, Arizona report cover Ecological Overview: JX Ranch Parcel, Gila County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2004c. Ecological Overview: JX Ranch Parcel, Gila County, Arizona. Job No. 807.06 JX 300. Prepared for Resolution Copper. Tucson...

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview: LX Bar Ranch Parcel, Yavapai County Arizona report cover Ecological Overview: LX Bar Ranch Parcel, Yavapai County Arizona

Westland Resources. 2004d. Ecological Overview: LX Bar Ranch Parcel, Yavapai County Arizona. Job No. 807.06 TC 300. Prepared for Resolution Copper....

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Thumbnail image of survey cover A Class III Cultural Resources Survey of Approximately 0.45 Acre Near Superior, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2009. A Class III Cultural Resources Survey of Approximately 0.45 Acre Near Superior, Arizona. Project No.: 807.15 110-1. Tucson...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Site Assessment: Non-Federal Parcel - Dripping Springs report cover Phase I Site Assessment Non-Federal Parcel - Dripping Springs Gila County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2015a. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment: Non-Federal Parcel - Dripping Springs, Gila County, Arizona. Project No. 807.98. Prepared for...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Site Assessment: Non-Federal Parcel, Apache Leap South End report cover Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Apache Leap South End

WestLand Resources. 2015b. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment: Non-Federal Parcel, Apache Leap South End, Gila County, Arizona. Project No. 807....

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview, Dripping Springs Parcel document cover Ecological Overview: Dripping Springs Parcel, Gila and Pinal Counties, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2016a. Ecological Overview, Dripping Springs Parcel, Gila and Pinal Counties, Arizona: Resolution Copper. Project Number: 807.98...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, East Clear Creek document cover Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Non-Federal Parcel, East Clear Creek, Coconino County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2016b. Phase I Environmental Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, East Clear Creek, Coconino County, Arizona: Resolution Copper....

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Tangle Creek report cover Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Non-Federal Parcel, Tangle Creek (LX Bar Ranch), Yavapai County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2016c. Phase I Environmental Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Tangle Creek (LX Bar Ranch), Yavapai County, Arizona: Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Appleton Ranch report cover Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Non-Federal Parcel, Appleton Ranch, Santa Cruz County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2016d. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Appleton Ranch, Santa Cruz County, Arizona: Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Cave Creek report cover Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Non-Federal Parcel, Cave Creek (6L Ranch), Maricopa County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2016e. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Cave Creek (6L Ranch), Maricopa County, Arizona: Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Turkey Creek report cover Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Non-Federal Parcel, Turkey Creek (JX Bar Ranch), Gila County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2016f. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Turkey Creek (JX Bar Ranch), Gila County, Arizona: Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of 2017 Forest Sensitive Plant Species Survey report cover 2017 Forest Sensitive Plant Species Survey Within the Resolution Copper Project

WestLand Resources. 2017a. 2017 Forest Sensitive Plant Species Survey Within the Resolution Copper Project Area. Project Number: 807.132 06. Tucson...

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Thumbnail image of Ecological Overview East Clear Creek report cover Ecological Overview East Clear Creek Parcel

WestLand Resources. 2017b. Ecological Overview, East Clear Creek Parcel, Coconino County, Arizona: Resolution Copper. Project Number: 807.98 13 06....

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Thumbnail image of Legislative Land Exchange Screening Analysis for Special Status Species report cover General Plan of Operations and Legislative Land Exchange Screening Analysis for Special Status Species

WestLand Resources. 2017c. General Plan of Operations and Legislative Land Exchange Screening Analysis for Special Status Species: Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Lower San Pedro River report cover with photo of San Pedro River Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Lower San Pedro River, Pinal County, Arizona

WestLand Resources. 2017d. Phase I Environmental Site Assessment, Non-Federal Parcel, Lower San Pedro River, Pinal County, Arizona: Resolution Copper...

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Thumbnail image of 2017 Fish Survey for the Resolution Copper Project document cover 2017 Fish Survey for the Resolution Copper Project

WestLand Resources. 2018a. 2017 Fish Survey for the Resolution Copper Project. Project Number: 807.132 04 04. Prepared for Resolution Copper. Tucson...

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Thumbnail image of Resolution Copper Water Balance Tailings Alternatives 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 memo cover Resolution Copper Water Balance Tailings Alternatives 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6

WestLand Resources. 2018b. Resolution Copper Water Balance Tailings Alternatives 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. Project No.: 807.141 02. Prepared for Resolution...

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Thumbnail image of Resolution Tailings Storage Facility Alternatives memo cover Resolution Tailings Storage Facility Alternatives: Comparative Analysis of Ordinary High Water Mark, Aquatic Features, and...

WestLand Resources. 2018c. Resolution Tailings Storage Facility Alternatives: Comparative Analysis of Ordinary High Water Mark, Aquatic Features, and...

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Thumbnail image of Westland Survey of Surface Water Features in the Resolution Project Area and Vicinity report Survey of Surface Water Features in the Resolution Project Area and Vicinity

WestLand Resources. 2018d. Survey of Surface Water Features in the Resolution Project Area and Vicinity: Resolution Copper. Project Number: 807.132...

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Thumbnail image of Conceptual Mitigation Plan memo cover DRAFT - Resolution Copper Project Clean Water Act, Section 404, Conceptual Mitigation Plan

WestLand Resources. 2019. DRAFT - Resolution Copper Project Clean Water Act, Section 404, Conceptual Mitigation Plan. Project No.: 807.149 10....

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Thumbnail image of Arizona Department of Transportation Guidelines for Highways on Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service Lands menual cover with photos of highways in Arizona landscapes Arizona Department of Transportation Guidelines for Highways on Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service Lands

Wheat Scharf Associates and ADOT/FHWA/BLM/USFS Steering Committee. 2008. Arizona Department of Transportation Guidelines for Highways on Bureau of Land...

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Thumbnail image of Invasive Plants and Weeds of the National Forests and Grasslands in the Southwestern Region with line illustration of Tall morning glory plant Invasive Plants and Weeds of the National Forests and Grasslands in the Southwestern Region

White, M.R. (ed.). 2013. Invasive Plants and Weeds of the National Forests and Grasslands in the Southwestern Region. MR-R3-16-6. Albuquerque, New...

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Thumbnail image of Prediction of tailings seepage water chemistry influenced by tailings weathering processes memo cover Prediction of Tailings Seepage Water Chemistry Influenced by Tailings Weathering Processes

Wickham, M. 2018. Prediction of tailings seepage water chemistry influenced by tailings weathering processes. Technical memorandum. South Jordan,...

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Thumbnail image of Avian Surveys document first page Avian Surveys Conducted by Audubon Arizona IBA Program at 7B Ranch, Lower San Pedro River, Mammoth, Arizona, 2006-2010

Wilbor, S. 2010. Avian surveys conducted by Audubon Arizona IBA Program at 7B Ranch, Lower San Pedro River, Mammoth, Arizona, 2006-2010. Tucson...

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Thumbnail image of Biological Soil Crusts article first page Co-development of Biological Soil Crusts, Soil-geomorphology, and Landscape Biogeochemistry in the Mojave Desert, Nevada, U....

Williams, A.J. 2011. Co-development of biological soil crusts, soil-geomorphology, and landscape biogeochemistry in the Mojave Desert, Nevada, U.S.A. -...

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Thumbnail image of Geomorphic controls on biological soil crust distribution first page Geomorphic Controls on Biological Soil Crust Distribution: A Conceptual Model from the Mojave Desert (USA)

Williams, A.J., B.J. Buck, D.A. Soukup, and D.J. Merkler. 2013. Geomorphic controls on biological soil crust distribution: A conceptual model from the Mojave...

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Thumbnail image of Biological soil crusts in the Mojave Desert first page Biological Soil Crusts in the Mojave Desert, USA: Micromorphology and Pedogenesis

Williams, A.J., B.J. Buck, and M.A. Beyene. 2012. Biological soil crusts in the Mojave Desert, USA: Micromorphology and pedogenesis. Soil Science Society...

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Thumbnail image of New Invaders of the Southwest field guide cover with photos of plants New Invaders of the Southwest

Winston, R., W. DesCamp, J. Andreas, C.B. Randall, J. Milan, and M. Schwarzländer. 2014. New Invaders of the Southwest. FHTET-2014-13. Moscow, Idaho...

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Thumbnail image of Evidence for edge effects on multiple levels in tallgrass prairie first page Evidence for Edge Effects on Multiple Levels in Tallgrass Prairie

Winter, M., D.H. Johnson, and J. Faaborg. 2000. Evidence for edge effects on multiple levels in tallgrass prairie. The Condor 102:256-266.

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Thumbnail image of Tailings Management Facilities - Risks and Reliability report cover Tailings Management Facilities - Risks and Reliability

Witt, J.K., M. Schönhardt, J. Saarela, R. Frilander, J. Csicsak, M. Csővari, A. Várhegyi, D.P. Georgescu, C.A. Radulescu, M. Zlagnean, J. Bõhm, Á. Debreczeni, I...

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Thumbnail image of Site-Specific Seismic Hazard Analyses for the Resolution Mining Company Tailings Storage Facilities report cover Site-Specific Seismic Hazard Analyses for the Resolution Mining Company Tailings Storage Facilities Options, Southern Arizona

Wong, I., E. Nemser, M. Dober, S. Olig, J. Bott, F. Terra, R. Darragh, and W. Silva. 2013. Site-Specific Seismic Hazard Analyses for the Resolution Mining...

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Thumbnail image of Site-Specific Seismic Hazard Evaluation for the Proposed Resolution Copper Mine report cover Site-Specific Seismic Hazard Evaluation for the Proposed Resolution Copper Mine, Southern Arizona

Wong, I., P. Thomas, N. Lewandowski, and S. Lindvall. 2018. Site-Specific Seismic Hazard Evaluation for the Proposed Resolution Copper Mine, Southern...

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Thumbnail image of Updated Site-Specific Seismic Hazard and Development of Time Histories for Resolution Copper's Near West Site document cover Updated Site-Specific Seismic Hazard and Development of Time Histories for Resolution Copper's Near West Site, Southern...

Wong, I., P. Thomas, N. Lewandowski, S. Lindvall, and A. Seifried. 2017. Updated Site-Specific Seismic Hazard and Development of Time Histories for...

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Thumbnail image of Site-Specific Probabilistic and Deterministic Seismic Hazard Analyses: Sierrita Tailing Dam Green Valley, Arizona report cover Site-Specific Probabilistic and Deterministic Seismic Hazard Analyses for Sierrita Tailing Dam, Green Valley, Arizona

Wong, I., P. Thomas, S. Olig, and F. Terra. 2008. Site-Specific Probabilistic and Deterministic Seismic Hazard Analyses: Sierrita Tailing Dam Green Valley...

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Tectonic Stresses in Mine Seismicity: Are They Significant?

Wong, I.G. 1993. Tectonic stresses in mine seismicity: Are they significant? Paper presented at the Rockbursts and Seismicity in Mines 93. Proceedings of the...

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Thumbnail image of Empirical investigation and characterization of surface subsidence related to block cave mining first page Empirical Investigation and Characterization of Surface Subsidence Related to Block Cave Mining

Woo, K.-S., E. Eberhardt, D. Elmo, and D. Stead. 2013. Empirical investigation and characterization of surface subsidence related to block cave mining. ...

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Thumbnail image of Surface control of desert pavement pedologic process and landscape function first page Surface Control of Desert Pavement Pedologic Process and Landscape Function, Cima Volcanic Field, Mojave Desert, California

Wood, Y.A., R.C. Graham, and S.G. Wells. 2005. Surface control of desert pavement pedologic process and landscape function, Cima Volcanic field, Mojave Desert,...

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Thumbnail image of Perched Water in Fractured, Welded Tuff dissertation cover Perched Water in Fractured, Welded Tuff: Mechanisms of Formation and Characteristics of Recharge

Woodhouse, G.E. 1997. Perched Water in Fractured, Welded Tuff: Mechanisms of Formation and Characteristics of Recharge. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation,...

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Thumbnail image of Some effects of fire on shrubs and succulents in a Chihuahuan Desert community first page Some Effects of Fire on Shrubs and Succulents in a Chihuahuan Desert Community in the Franklin Mountains, El Paso County,...

Worthington, R.D., and R.D. Corral. 1987. Some effects of fire on shrubs and succulents in a Chihuahuan Desert community in the Franklin Mountains, El Paso...

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Thumbnail image of Resolution Copper Groundwater Flow Model Report document cover with photo of landscape Resolution Copper Groundwater Flow Model Report

WSP USA. 2019. Resolution Copper Groundwater Flow Model Report. Project No.: 31400968. Greenwood Village, Colorado: WSP USA. February 15.

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