BC MEND ML/ARD Annual Workshop

  1. Chambers D.. A Brief Overview of the Environmental Concerns with the Subaqueous Disposal of Metal Mine Tailings in Natural Water Bodies. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  natural lakes  research needs  risk assessment  submarine  underwater 


  2. Hynes T.. A Chemical and Ecotoxicological Assessment of the Impact of Marine Tailings Disposal. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  submarine  tailings  toxicity  underwater 


  3. Chalmbers B., S. Henderson and I. McWilliams. A History of Tailings Management at Myra Falls Operations. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  cement  closure  impoundment  Myra Falls  natural lake  PAG  paste  segregation  seismic  slurry  tailings  treatment  underwater  waste rock  water management 


  4. Blier A., D. Therrien and R. Gallinger. Acid Rock Drainage Management at La Mine Doyon. Presented at the 2007 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  cost  Doyon  dry cover  HDS  PAG  prediction  treatment  underwater 


  5. Price W.. An Overview of New Developments in ML/ARD at Mines Sites in British Columbia. Presented at the 2000 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dry covers  Eskay Creek  mineralogy  natural lake  NP  PAG  pH neutral  predevelopment  prediction  selenium  sulphate  Sulphurets  underwater 


  6. Mann G. and R. Baker. Application of Ecological Risk Assessment to Water-Covered Mine Wastes. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  bioavailability  Bluebell  natural lake  risk assessment  toxicity  underwater 


  7. Shaw S., R. Nicholson, B. Fraser, M. Venhuis, S. Barabas, E. Clyde and J. Stirling. ARD is not the Apocalypse - A closed iron ore mine characterized by active ARD/ML and good water quality. Presented at the 2015 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  PAG  pit  prediction  segregation  Sherman  underwater  waste rock 


  8. Harpley D. and S. Newman. Benambra Tailings Mangement Facility (TFM) Closure and Rehabilitation. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Benambra  carbon  impoundment  options analysis  survey  underwater  wetland 


  9. Watson I., S. Hill, C. Banton and T. Davies. Case studies on aquifer protection in rising mine water areas. Presented at the 2015 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  hydrology  underground  underwater 


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

    KEYWORDS:  dam  guidelines  underwater 


  11. Crusius J., R. Pieters, A. Leung, P. Whittle, T. Pedersen, G. Lawrence, J. McNee, and A. Sahami. Comparative Geochemistry of Two Pit Lakes. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Equity  pit lake  underwater 


  12. Cocchiarella E.. Copper Cliff Central Tailings Area (CTA): General Overview and Management Systems. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  construction  Copper Cliff  impoundment  management  Sudbury  tailings  underwater 


  13. P. Ferguson, C. Wels and N. Pesonen. Current Site Conditions and Water Quality Predictions for Myra Creek, Nyrstar Myra Falls, British Columbia. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  closure  collection  diversion  drainage chemistry  loadings  model  Myra Falls  prediction  receiving environment  underwater 


  14. Knapp W.. Deposition of Mine Wastes in Natural Water Bodies: A Federal Regulatory and Policy Perspective. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  natural Lake  regulation  submarine  underwater 


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

    KEYWORDS:  dam  guidelines  hydrology  impoundment  tailings  underwater 


  16. Dwyer, E.. Developing New Nickel Resources - VoiseyÕs Bay Project. Presented at the 2006 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  construction material  impoundment  PAG  prediction  underwater  Voisey's Bay 


  17. Black K., A. Coggan and M. Wiber. Elliot Lake - Status Report on Water Cover Performance. Presented at the 2003 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend  lime  limestone  Panel  Quirke  radium  Spanish American  Stanleigh  treatment  underwater  uranium 


  18. A.J. Martin, J. Dockrey, S. Jackson, J. Stockwell, C. Meints and M. Aziz. Enhanced Mobility of Arsenic and Molybdenum in a Tailings Pond in Response to Nitrate Depletion. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Equity  impoundment  tailings  underwater 


  19. Napier W. and D. Lemon. Environmental Baseline Data Needs and Implications for an Environmental Impact Statement: The Voisey's Bay Experience. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  natura lake  predevelopment  receiving environment  underwater  Voisey's Bay 


  20. Blier A. and G. Amyot. Flooding as a Reclamation Solution to an Acidic Tailings Pond and Open Pit; More than 15 Years After. Presented at the 2011 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend lime  impoundment  pit  proprietary  Solbec  tailings  treatment  underwater  waste rock 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Flooding as a Reclamation Solution to an Acidic Tailings Pond, the Solbec Case. Cambior Inc. (1999).

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

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  underwater 


  22. Vigneault B., P. Campbell and A. Tessier. Geochemical Study of Sulfidic Mine Tailings Stored under a Shallow Water Cover. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  kinetic test  Louvicourt  tailings  underwater 


  23. Sencza W.. Golden Giant Mine Closure. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  collection  cyanide  ferric  Golden Giant  ion exchange  NaOH  treatment  underwater 


  24. Bliss M., T. Anderson, B. Hamblin and C. Ford. Improving Inmet's Tailings Management: Applying Towards Sustainable Mining Guidance at our Operating and Closed Mines. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  closure  Inmet  MAC  management  Samatosum  tailings  underwater 


  25. Fyfe J. and J. Martin. Innovative Closure Concepts for Xstrata Nickel Onaping Operations. Presented at the 2007 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend lime  cyclone  dredge  impoundment  management  Onaping  slimes dry cover  tailings  treatment  underwater  waste rock 


  26. Ferguson K.. Integrating ARD Prevention into the Mt. Milligan Project. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  construction  impoundment  Mount Milligan  PAG  segregation  tailings  tailings cover  underwater  waste rock 


  27. H. Larratt. Long-term Performance of Reclaimed Tailings Ponds at HVC in a Warming Climate. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  bioavailability  climate change  drainage chemistry  Highland Valley  impoundment  reclamation  tailings  underwater 


  28. Martin A., J. Mackin, T. Crozier, S. Hedberg, D. Paszkowski, J. Jambor, S. Hiller and D. Gelderland. Mechanisms of Arsenic Attenuation in a Gold Mill Tailings Impoundment. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Cochenour Wilanour  drainage chemistry  impoundment  in-situ  loading  roaster  tailings  treatment  underwater 


  29. Tremblay R. and L. Bienvenu. Metal Leaching/Acid Rock Drainage Mitigation in Quebec: An Overview. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  abandoned  GCL  layering  organic cover  soil cover  tailings cover  underwater 


  30. Kwong J.. Metal Mobility under a Water Cover - Observations from Laboratory Studies. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  kinetic tests  tailings  underwater 


  31. Stoltz E., M. Greger and L.O. Hoglund. MiMi: Establishment of Vegetation on Water-Covered Mine Wastes - Integration in the Performance Assessment Framework. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  biosolids  revegetation  underwater 


  32. Cowan D. and B. Mattson. ML/ARD Program at Quinsam Coal. Presented at the 2014 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  bulkhead  coarse coal reject  flooded underground  impoundment  monitoring  PAG  pit lake  Quinsam Coal  segregation  underwater 


  33. Guerin F., S. Wilson and R. Nicholson. Optimizing In-Pit Disposal of Problematic Waste Rock Using Leaching Tests, Portable XRF, Block and Mass Transport Models. Presented at the 2006 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  drainage chemistry  hydrology  McClean Lake  prediction  segregation  underwater  uranium  waste rock 


  34. Larratt H. and M. Ohata. Overcoming Hurdles and Unexpected Help in Maintaining Tailings Ponds as Wetlands, Fisheries and Bioreactors at Highland Valley Copper, BC. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Highland Valley Copper  impoundment  other passive  reclamation  tailings  treatment  underwater 


  35. Larratt H. and P. Martell. Overcoming Low Productivity of Pit Lakes used as Bioreactors and Fisheries at Highland Valley Copper, BC. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Highland Valley Copper  other passive  pit lake  reclamation  treatment  underwater 


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

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  underwater 


  37. Pedersen T., S. Swanson and D. Chambers. Panel Discussion on Waste Disposal in Natural Water Bodies. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  natural lakes  research needs  risk assessment  submarine  underwater 


  38. Swanson S.. Panel Discussion on Waste Disposal in Natural Water Bodies. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  natural lakes  research needs  risk assessment  submarine  underwater 


  39. Dave N.. Performance of Denison Mine Tailings Management Areas (TMAs) Fifteen Years Following Decommissioning. Presented at the 2011 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend lime  barium  Denison  dry cover  elevated-watertable  Lower Williams Lake  NaOH  Stanrock  treatment  underwater  uranium 


  40. Murphy F.M., T.H. Higgs and M. Bratty. Performance of the Albino Sub-Aqueous Waste Disposal Facility at the Eskay Creek Mine. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend lime  Eskay Creek  exploration  ferric  model  natural lake  receiving environment  tailings  treatment  underwater  waste rock 


  41. N. Eriksson. Performance of the Flooded TMF at Stekenjokk: 25 Years of Follow-Up. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  impoundment  Stekenjokk  tailings  underwater 


  42. Flite O.P. and R. Duckett. Performance of the Pit Lake at Ridgeway Gold Mine, South Carolina, USA. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  pit lake  Ridgeway  underwater 


  43. T.E. Martin. Permanent Submergence: The Long-Term Challenge and Commitment of Keeping the Genie in the Bottle. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  backfill  dam  failure  Huckleberry  impoundment  Island Copper  Kemess  Myra Falls  natural lake  pit lake  risk assessment  submarine  underwater 


  44. McNee J., A. Martin, J. Crusius and E. Yanful. Post-Closure Metal Mobility in Subaqueous Tailings Deposits. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend lime  Elliot Lake  Equity  impoundment  radium  revegation  solid residue  tailings  underwater  uranium 


  45. Martin A., J. McNee and T. Pedersen. Post-Closure Mobility of Arsenic in Mine-Impacted Lake Sediments. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  biosolids  Red Lake  roaster  tailings  underwater 


  46. Jambor J., A. Martin and J. Gerits. Post-Depositional Formation of Metal-Rich Cyanide Phases in Saturated Tailings Deposits. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  cyanide  drainage chemistry  mineralogy  Red Lake  tailings  underwater 


  47. J. Mackin, D. Flather and H. Bent. Prediction of Drainage Chemistry for Contact Water Passing Through Multiple Rock Units Within a Proposed Block Cave Mining Operation. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  bulkhead  drainage chemistry  flood  geology  hydrology  Kemess  kinetic test  model  prediction  subsidence  underground  underwater 


  48. . Questions and Comments from Audience. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  natural lakes  research needs  risk assessment  submarine  underwater 


  49. Lindahl L.A.. Recent Trends in Tailings Management Practices in Sweden. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  dam  finanical security  FŠboliden  HštjŠrn  impoundment  regulation  segregation  Svartliden  tailings  underwater 


  50. Ohlander B.. Results from the Flooded Stekenjokk Tailings. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  drainage chemistry  impoundment  Stekenjokk  tailings  underwater 


  51. Yanful E.. Resuspension of Flooded Mine Tailings. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  impoundment  tailings  underwater 


  52. Knapp R.. Simplified Risk Assessment of the Shebandowan Tailings Pond Closure. Presented at the 1998 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  cost  dredge  failure  impoundment  risk assessment  Shebandowan  tailings  underwater 


  53. Berthelot D., M. Wiber and A. Coggan. Stanleigh Treatment Facility Replacement. Presented at the 2007 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  barium  lime  radium  settling pond  Stanleigh  treatment  underwater  uranium 


  54. Price W. and M. Aziz. The Flooded Tailings Impoundment at the Equity Silver Mine. Presented at the 2012 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  cyanide  dam  Equity Silver  impoundment  solid-residue  tailings  underwater 


  55. Martin A.J., D. Gelderland and T.F. Pedersen. The Geochemical and Biological Recovery of a Gold Mine Polishing Pond (Balmer Lake, Ontario). Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  arsenic  natural lake  reclamation  Red Lake  roaster  underwater 


  56. J. Martin, B. Fraser, R. Parker, B. Rodgers, R. Nicholson and T. Sulatycky. The Owl Creek Pit Part 1: Relocating Mine Rock from Surface Stockpiles to the Pit to Mitigate Acid Drainage. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend  backfill  lime  limestone  Owl Creek  Pit  underwater  waste rock 


  57. B. Rodgers, B. Fraser, R. Parker, J. Martin, R. Nicholson and T. Sulatycky. The Owl Creek Pit Part 2: Pit Water Quality 25 Years after Backfilling with Acid Generating Rock. Presented at the 2017 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend  backfill  lime  limestone  Owl Creek  pit  underwater  waste rock 


  58. Mehling P.. The Risks Associated with Uplands Disposal of PAG Wastes. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  impoundment  risk assessment  underwater 


  59. Vigneault B., Y.T.J. Kwong and L. Warren. The Role of Biofilm on the Long-term Performance of a Shallow Water Cover to Limit Reactive Tailings Oxidation and Metal Mobilization. Presented at the 2008 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  biofilm  impoundment  Louvicourt  tailings  underwater 

    Supporting Documents:

    1. Should Metal Bioavailability be Considered in the Evaluation of Treatment and Remediation Methodologies for Acid Mine Drainage?
    2. Development and Validation of a Chronic Copper Biotic Ligand Model for Ceriodaphnia Dubia

  60. Bliss M., B. Hamblin, D. Ross and C. Ford. The Samatosum tailings Water Cover: Six Years of Success. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  drainage chemistry  impoundment  Samatosum  tailings  underwater 


  61. Pedersen T.. Underwater Disposal of Sulphide-rich Tailings in Lakes. Presented at the 1999 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Island Copper  Myra Falls  natural lakes  submarine  underwater 


  62. Hamblin B.. Underwater Tailings Disposal and ARD mitigation at the Inmet-Samatosum Reclamation Site. Presented at the 2011 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  blending  HDS  impoundment  maintenance  Samatosum  solid residue  tailings  treatment  underwater  waste rock 


  63. Guerin F. and J. Rowson. Uranium Tailings Management at AREVA Resources Canada Inc. Part 1: Design Confirmation and Geochemical Observations from the McClean Lake Operation in Northern Saskatchewan. Presented at the 2011 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend barium  amend ferric  amend lime  arsenic  backfill  Jeb  McClean Lake  pervious surround  pit  prediction  tailings  underwater  uranium 


  64. Guerin F., N. Banton, J. Mahoney and G. Newman. Uranium Tailings Managements at AREVA Resources Canada Inc. Part 2: The Kiggavik Project in Nunavut. Presented at the 2011 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  amend barium  amend ferric  amend lime  backfill  climate change  dry cover  freezing  Kiggavik  pit  prediction  tailings  underwater  uranium 


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

    KEYWORDS:  guidelines  underwater 


  66. R.V. Nicholson, D. Skruch, D. Amores, S. Barabash, E. Cullen and P. Blanchard. Voisey’s Bay Nickel Mine: A Unique Approach to Mine Rock Management in the 1990s with a Follow-up Assessment in 2017. Presented at the 2018 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  AP  NP  PAG  prediction  segregation  underwater  Voisey's Bay  waste rock 


  67. Hinton J., A. Hodaly, M. Veiga and S. Baldwin. Water Covers to Wetlands: Opportunities and Constraints. Presented at the 2001 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  impoundment  mercury  selenium  tailings  underwater  wetland 


  68. Fyfe J.. Water Treatment at Xstrata Nickel Sudbury Incorporating Tertiary Wetlands Treatment. Presented at the 2010 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Falconbridge  Onaping  revegetation  smelter  tailings cover  underwater  wetland 


  69. 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 


  70. Pedersen T.F., A.J. Martin and D.H. Flather. When Politics Trumps Evidence: The Misguided Prohibition Against Underwater Tailings Disposal. Presented at the 2013 workshop.

    KEYWORDS:  Myra Falls  natural lake  options analysis  underwater 


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