Bishop Mill Project

2 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2011051005
Lead Agency
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan), South Lake Tahoe (Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan))
Document Title
Bishop Mill Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Received
Present Land Use
Zoned Industrial or Commercial Uses; Designated Natural Resources

Document Description
The Project includes the following operational activities: importation of ore from off-site sources, stockpiling (and potential pre-screening for oversize material) on the existing concrete ore patio; ore processing, including crushing, screening and flotation, of up to 96 tons of ore per day through the gravity separation mill; disposal of tailings via slurry deposition within a new Group A double-lined tailing impoundment (WMU) with leachate collection and recovery system (LCRS); and reclamation of Project area upon mill closure.

Contact Information
Tom Gavigan
Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 6 (Lahontan)
2501 Lake Tahoe Boulevard
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

Phone : (530) 542-5429

Location

Coordinates
37°24'55.66"N 118°21'30.73"W
Cities
Bishop
Counties
Inyo
Cross Streets
SR-6 and Rudolph Road
Zip
93514
Total Acres
9.1
State Highways
Hwy 6
Waterways
Fish Slough
Township
6S
Range
33E
Section
4
Base
MDB&M

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Waste Treatment:Hazardous (Group A mining waste)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: WDR
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Septic System Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Inland Deserts Region 6 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 9 California Highway Patrol Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery California Native American Heritage Commission

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