What is the Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant?

The Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant can be seen on the northeast edge of the Pit. The plant was constructed in 2002-2003 to fulfill the EPA Record of Decision, which requires that surface water flowing into the Berkeley Pit be captured and either used in the mining process or treated. The Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment … Continue reading What is the Horseshoe Bend Water Treatment Plant?