BC MEND ML/ARD Annual Workshop

  1. O'Kane M.. A Summary of the INAP Report on the Evaluation of the Long-Term Performance of Dry Cover Systems. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  guidelines  revegetation  soil barrier 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Evaluation of the Long-Term Performance of Dry Cover Systems

  2. O'Kane M.. An Overview of Dry Cover Systems Around the World. Presented at the 2000 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  guidelines  soil cover 


  3. Ferguson K.. Applying Risk Assessment to ARD. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  cost  guidelines  mitigation  prediction  risk assessment 


  4. Price W.. ARD Prediction in British Columbia: Policies and Practices. Presented at the 1996 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  prediction 


  5. Robertson A.. Assessment and Management of Risks Relating to Covers for Metal Leaching and ARD Mitigation. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  guidelines  risk assessment 


  6. Lapakko K.. ASTM D5744 Kinetic Test Method Status and Application and Application. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  kinetic test  prediction 


  7. Mehling P.. Blending as a Method for ARD Prevention. Presented at the 1996 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  blending  guidelines  layering  Samatosum 


  8. Price, W. (Bill). Brief Overview of the Procedures used in the Prediction of Drainage Chemistry from Sulfidic Geological Materials. Presented at the 2006 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  AP  closure  drainage chemistry  guidelines  kinetic test  NP  operating  PAG  pre-development  prediction 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. List of Potential Information Requirements in Metal Leaching and Acid Rock Drainage Assessment and Mitigation Work (MEND Project 5.10E)

  9. Morin K. and N. Hutt. Case Studies and Guidelines for Drainage-Chemistry Prediction. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Ekati  guidelines  highway  mineralogy  NP  prediction  QAQC 


  10. Shaw S.. Case Studies and Subsequent Guidelines for the Use of the Static NAG Procedure. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  NAG  Ok Tedi  prediction  Zortman 


  11. Martin J., G. Wiatzka, J. Scharer and B. Halbert. Case Studies that Illustrate the Benefits, Limitations and Information Requirements of Geochemical Modelling. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  Crean Hill  dry cover  guidelines  Kam Kotia  model  pit  prediction  waste rock 


  12. Small A.. CDA Mining Dams Bulletin. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dam  guidelines  underwater 


  13. Price W. and K. Bellefontaine. Components of Successful Drainage Treatment. Presented at the 2007 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  active  collection  guidelines  passive  solid residue  treatment 


  14. Price W.. Criteria Used in Material Characterization and the Prediction of Drainage Chemistry: "Screaming Criteria". Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  AP  guidelines  kinetic test  neutral pH  PAG  prediction  sampling 


  15. Plewes H.. Design and Construciton of Flooded Tailings Impoundments. Presented at the 1996 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dam  guidelines  hydrology  impoundment  tailings  underwater 


  16. Prairie R.. Environmental Risk Assessment for Metals in Sediments. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  bioavailability  guidelines  human health  receiving environment  risk assessment  sediment  toxicity 


  17. Lindahl L.A.. European Standardization of the Characterization of Wastes from the Mining Industry. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  European Union  guidelines  prediction 


  18. Lawrence G.. Fluid Mechanics and the Effectiveness of Water Covers. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  underwater 


  19. Zinck J.. GARD Guide Overview - Treatment Overview, Chapter 7. Presented at the 2010 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Bisbee  Equity  guidelines  HDS  treatment 


  20. Sperling T.. Geomembrane Barriers In Bottom Liner and Cover Applications At Landfill Sites. Presented at the 2009 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  GCL  geomembrane  guidelines  liner  soil barrier 


  21. Gardiner E.. Guide to Management of Tailings. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  MAC  managemnt  tailings 


  22. Thompson A., W. Price, K. Dunne and J. Jambor. Guidelines for the Determination of Mineralogy and Mineralogical Properties. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  mineralogy  prediction 


  23. R. Purdon. Implementing Mine Closure Plans - Ontario's Experience. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  abandoned  financial security  guidelines  Lockerby  Ontario  regulation  Timminco 


  24. Price W.. Information and Design Requirements for Drainage Treatment in British Columbia. Presented at the 2002 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  collection  discharge  guidelines  solid residue  treatment 


  25. Price W.. Information and Design Requirements for Dry Covers. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  guidelines  maintenance  monitoring  revegetation  soil barrier  water management 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Excerpts from Guidelines for Metal Leaching and Acid Rock Drainage at Minesites in British Columbia
    2. Excerpts from List of Potential Information Requirements in Metal Leaching and Acid Rock Drainage Assessment and Mitigation Work

  26. Rykaart M., D. Hockley, M. Noel, M. Paul and S. Jahn. International Review of Soil Cover Design & Construction Practices. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  failure  guidelines  survey 


  27. Rowe R.K.. Lessons Learned from Landfills about Liner Performance and Leakage. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  composite  dry covers  GCL  geomembrane  guidelines  liners  soil barrier 


  28. Ziemkiewicz P.. Long-Term Performance of Passive AMD Treatment Systems in the Eastern U.S.. Presented at the 2002 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  anoxic limestone bed  cost  guidelines  limestone bed  passive  slag  survey  treatment  verticla flow pond  wetland 


  29. van Zyl D., M. Aubertin, R. Nicholson and I. Bruce. Maintenance and Triggers for Maintenance of Dry Covers. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  guidelines  maintenance 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Presentation
    2. Presentation

  30. Smyth D., D. Blowes, C. Ptacek and J. Bain. Metals Removal from Groundwater Using Permeable Reactive Barriers (PRBs). Presented at the 2002 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  arsenic  Elizabeth City  guidelines  Nickel Rim  permeable reactive barrier  slag  treatment 


  31. Mattson B.. ML/ARD Prediction: FeCO3 and Low-Sulphide Materials. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  kinetic test  NP  prediction 


  32. Lindahl L.A.. New EU Mine Waste Legislation. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  European Union  guidelines 


  33. Price W.. Overview of Flooding to Minimize Metal Leaching and Prevent Acid Rock Drainage. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  underwater 


  34. Nicholson R.. Panel Discussion. Challenges/Solutions/Tools and Research Needs: What uncertainty exists? How do you deal with it? What new tools and research would you like to see developed? . Presented at the 2014 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  mitigation  prediction  research needs 


  35. A.P. Jarvis. Passive Treatment of Mine Drainage: Options, Challenges, and Possible Future Developments. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  passive  treatment 


  36. Rowe R.K.. Performance and Design Features to Improve and Sustain Geomembrane Performance. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  composite  construction  dry covers  GCL  geomembrane  guidelines  liners  soil barrier 


  37. Blowes D.. Performance Challenges Encountered with Permeable Reactive Barriers. Presented at the 2007 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Elizabeth City  guidelines  Monticello Canyon  Nickel Rim  permeable reactive barrier  treatment 


  38. Sharpe I.. Permitting Mining Related Discharges: How to Assess and Manage Risk Using Principles of Impact Assessment Biology. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  receiving environment  regulation  risk assessment  toxicity 


  39. O'Kane M.. Practical Use of MEND Report 2.21.4: Design, Construction & Performance Monitoring of Cover Systems for Waste Rock and Tailings. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry cover  guidelines  model  monitoring 


  40. Price W.. Regulation as a Tool for Reducing Risks and Preventing Impacts Associated with Metal Leaching and Acid Rock Drainage. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  mineralogy  mitigation  NP  PAG  prediction  regulation  risk assessment  waste rock 


  41. C. Dumaresq. Revisions to the Tailings Management Component of MAC’s Towards Sustainable Mining Program. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  MAC  tailings 


  42. Day S.. Risk Assessment and Management Associated with Blending Waste Rock. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  blending  guidelines  risk assessment  Telkwa Coal  waste rock 


  43. Hedin R.S.. Successful Passive Treatment of Coal Mine Drainage, a 2010 Update. Presented at the 2010 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  anoxic limestone bed  guidelines  limestone bed  passive  settling pond  Treatment  vertical flow pond  wetland 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Passive Treatment of Coal Mine Drainage (Bureau of Mines Information Circular 9389, 1994)
    2. Iron Removal by a Passive System Treating Alkaline Coal (Mine Drainage, Mine Water Environment, 2008, volume 27, pages 200-209)

  44. J.A. Caldwell. Tailings Failures and How To Avoid Them. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dam  guidelines  management  risk assessment 


  45. Gardiner E.. Tailings Management and Towards Sustainable Mining. Presented at the 2005 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  management  tailings 


  46. O'Kane M. and B. Dobchuk. The AANDC Cover Systems in Cold Regions Guidance Document - Rationale for Advocating use of an FMEA for Design and Presentation of the Document's FMEA Case Studies: Part 1. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry covers  guidelines  options analysis 


  47. O'Kane M. and B. Dobchuk. The AANDC Cover Systems in Cold Regions Guidance Document - Rationale for Advocating use of an FMEA for Design and Presentation of the Document's FMEA Case Studies: Part 2. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry covers  guidelines  options analysis 


  48. Clemete J., M. Trevino and K. Hawboldt. Thiosalt in Mining and Metal Processing. Presented at the 2010 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  processing residue  thiosalt 


  49. Gardiner E.. Towards Responsible Tailings Management: The MAC Trilogy. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  failure  guidelines  MAC  management  tailings 


  50. Wolkersdorfer C.. Tracer Tests in the Mining Environment - Why? How? What?. Presented at the 2010 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  hydrology  tracer 


  51. Price W.. Use of Fresh Water Covers as a Mitigation Strategy at Mines in British Columbia. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  underwater 


  52. B. Bailey and K. Bellefontaine. Water Treatment: Experience and Challenges with Old and New Technologies at Mines in BC. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  active  BC  collection  cost  drainage treatment  guidelines  passive  regulation  solid residue 


  53. Gusek J. and T. Wilderman. Why Do Some Passive Treatment Systems Fail While Others Work?. Presented at the 2002 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Burleigh Tunnel  guidelines  passive  treatment  West Fork  Wheal Jane 


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