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By Roger Dey
Blackfoot Valley Dispatch 

UBMC tour showcases history, cleanup progress


October 24, 2018

Roger Dey

A crew from Streamworks rebuilds a section of river channel just below the confluence of Bear Trap and Anaconda Creeks, which come together to form the Blackfoot River.

Last Wednesday, about twenty people boarded vans at Hooper Park for a three-hour tour of the Upper Blackfoot Mining Complex for a look at progress that has been made since remediation and restoration work began there in 2014.

Cleanup of the UBMC resumed this year on July 23, nearly a full year after efforts were suspended due to a debate among the partner agencies – the Montana Department of...

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