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EPA in Nevada
- Region 9 Strategic Plan, 2011-2014
- The Mercury and Air Toxics Standards in Nevada
- Anaconda Copper Mine
- Nevada Air Quality Actions
- Cleanup Sites in Nevada
- Clark County (Las Vegas) Carbon Monoxide Pollution
$1 million in Brownfields grants given to Nye County, Nevada
EPA awarded approximately $1 million in hazardous substance and petroleum assessment cleanup grants to Nye County, Nevada, to fund local projects that will help address contamination, revitalize neighborhoods and spur economic activity.
EPA Requires Nevada Gold Mines to Correct Reporting Violations, Pay $618,000
EPA reached a settlement with three gold mining companies, all subsidiaries of Barrick Gold Corporation, for their failures to correctly report toxic chemical releases and waste management activities. The companies agreed to pay a total of $278,000 in fines and spend an additional $340,000 to conduct an environmentally beneficial project.