Monday, February 25, 2013

Old Forge Mine Water Project
Date: 12/12/2013 Album ID: 1742622
Photos by Bill Tarutis
Susquehanna Mining Solutions, LLC, President Charles Medico gives an overview of the Old Forge mine drainage cleanup project during a press conference at Popple Bros. Coal Co. on the Duryea/Old Forge border Thursday morning.  BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE SUNDAY DISPATCH
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Susquehanna Mining Solutions, LLC, President Charles Medico gives an overview of the Old Forge mine drainage cleanup project during a press conference at Popple Bros. Coal Co. on the Duryea/Old Forge border Thursday morning.  BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE TIMES LEADER
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Deputy Director of Gov. Tom Corbett's Northeast Regional Office Bill Goldsworthy, left, and Tom Reilly of Reilly Associates in Pittston address the media about the Old Forge mine drainage cleanup project during a press conference near the Duryea/Old Forge border Thursday morning.   BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE SUNDAY DISPATCH
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Susquehanna Mining Solution's conceptual site plan for the area surrounding the Old Forge outfall in Duryea and Old Forge.  BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE SUNDAY DISPATCH
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State Rep. Mike Carroll talks about the extent of mine drainage pollution in the Lackawanna River caused by the Old Forge and Duryea mine outfalls.  BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE SUNDAY DISPATCH
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The Old Forge borehole spews millions of gallons of mine water and tons of iron into the Lackawanna River each day.  BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE SUNDAY DISPATCH
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The Old Forge borehole spews millions of gallons of mine water and tons of iron into the Lackawanna River each day.  BILL TARUTIS/FOR THE TIMES LEADER
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