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Cross and Caribou Mine

Cross and Caribou Mine
Cross and Caribou Mine

Colorado fines Boulder County gold mine $17,000 for water quality violations

All but $5,000 suspended, as mine reclamation staff says owners of Cross and Caribou mines are making “good faith” efforts to get cleanup online.

Environment

Zornio: Mine operators offer no proof in lawsuit threat against Nederland officials, but plenty of intimidation

Some residents are reluctant to speak out amid conflict with owners of the Cross and Caribou mines over heavy metal water pollution

Opinion

Owners of gold mine above Nederland warn town officials to stop defaming it for water quality violations

Colorado could set water violation fines and new regulations for a revived gold mine, but developers claim they are victims of $500 million in libel by town officials – “We will not go quietly.”

Environment

Colorado issues cease-and-desist order for Nederland-area mine that’s leaking heavy metals into water

Tests at the Cross and Caribou mine that drains into drinking water supplies show elevated levels of lead, cadmium and other toxic minerals, as the state threatens high fines.

Environment