BC MEND ML/ARD Annual Workshop

  1. O’Kane M., J. Taylor, J. Robertson, S. Pape, G. Tremblay and B. Kelley. A Review of Potential Improvements to Mine Rock Stockpile Construction Methods. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  deposition  gas  mitigation  options analysis  temperature  waste rock 


  2. Haug M.. Applications of Alternative Covers For Potash Mining. Presented at the 2004 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend  dry cover  mine components  mitigation  potash 


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

    KEYWORDS:  cost  guidelines  mitigation  prediction  risk assessment 


  4. Balcita J.V. and J.A. Meech. ARDx - An Expert System to Select Remediation Options for an ARD-Contaminated Site. Presented at the 2000 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  mitigation  options analysis 


  5. Bellefontaine K.. BC is Booming - Is ARD Looming? An Overview of Regulatory Approaches and Recent Mining Issues in British Columbia. Presented at the 2006 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  financial security  management  mitigation  prediction  regulation  selenium 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Environmental Management Plans: A Key Tool in Ensuring Successful Long-term Environmental Management at Closed Mine Sites with ML/ARD

  6. Runnells J.. BC’s Crown Contaminated Sites Program (CCSP) - Experiences Remediating Small, Old Mines. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  abandoned  BC  dry cover  mitigation  monitoring  revegetation  risk assessment 


  7. O'Kane M.. Boliden Aitik Mine Closure Planning - WRSF Closure Planning Support Studies. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Aitik  closure  discharge  drainage chemistry  dry cover  hydrology  loading  mitigation  model  NAG  PAG  soil barrier  waste rock 


  8. Downing B.. Case Study - Voisey's Bay. Presented at the 1996 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  mitigation  predevelopment  prediction  Voisey's Bay 


  9. Goodwin T. and F. Bonner. Field Trip Guide -- Environmental and Economic Impacts Associated with Acid Rock Drainage Generation in the Halifax Regional Municipality. Presented at the 2006 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  geology  mineralogy  mitigation  non-mine  prediction  regulation 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Healing an Open Sore: Rehabilitation of Former Shale Quarries in Nova Scotia

  10. McKeown M.. Forecasting long term water quality - Swedish mine. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Aitik  closure  discharge  drainage chemistry  dry cover  hydrology  loading  mitigation  model  PAG  prediction  soil barrier  waste rock 


  11. Shaw A., C. Atherton, P. Mueller, S. Simpson and A. Davidson. Investigation and Assessment of Potential for Cr Leaching from Paste Backfilling Operations: A Case Study from Brucejack Gold Mine. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Brucejack  drainage chemistry  mitigation  paste backfill  prediction  regulation  tailings 


  12. Zinck J.. Lime Sludge Management - An Update on Technologies. Presented at the 2003 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  deposition  lime  mitigation  prediction  solid residue  survey  treatment 


  13. Brewis M. and B. Koehler. ML/ARD Challenges on the Site C Clean Energy Project. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  mitigation  non-mine  PAG  prediction  treatment  underwater 


  14. Day S.. ML/ARD Mitigation at the Red Chris Mine, BC. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  geology  kinetic tests  mitigation  operating  PAG  pit  Red Chris  segregation  selenium  tailings  waste rock 


  15. 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 


  16. Sollner D., D. Hockley, J. Chapman and K. Black. Predicting Water Quality from the Reflooded Mine at the Crandon Project. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  blasting residues  cement  Crandon  flooded underground  mitigation  paste tailings  prediction  waste rock 


  17. 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 


  18. Blair M., J. Richter and R. Verburg. Rock Management and ARD Mitigation at a Northern Minnesota Highway Realignment. Presented at the 2019 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend  blending  encapsulation  highway  lime  limestone  mitigation  prediction 


  19. Gallinger R.. Wet Covers as a Remediation Strategy for Tailings Facilities - Elliot Lake Case Studies. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend  community  dredge  impoundment  lime  limestone  mitigation  natural lake  options analysis  Panel  Quirke  Spanish American  Stanleigh  tailings  treatment  underwater  uranium 


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