A former Atlanta Gold Co. employee shows a previous water treatment system at its mine site outside Atlanta in 2008. In the background is a holding pond filled with orange-colored water from ferroarsenate, which still drains from an old mine there.
A former Atlanta Gold Co. employee shows a previous water treatment system at its mine site outside Atlanta in 2008. In the background is a holding pond filled with orange-colored water from ferroarsenate, which still drains from an old mine there. Idaho Statesman file photo
A former Atlanta Gold Co. employee shows a previous water treatment system at its mine site outside Atlanta in 2008. In the background is a holding pond filled with orange-colored water from ferroarsenate, which still drains from an old mine there. Idaho Statesman file photo