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Ferris Complex (SR85/SR86 & SR87/SR88)

Ferris Complex (SR85/SR86 & SR87/SR88)

Project Details
Original Construction Year 1997
Most Recent Rebuild Year
Total Cost 0.00
Total Capital Cost $0.00
Latitude / Longitude Method Unknown
Latitude 41.102222
Longitude -79.858611
Elevation 1300
Project Ferris Complex (SR85/SR86 & SR87/SR88)
Project Type Passive Treatment System
Project Status Good/Operational
AMD Source
Stream Slippery Rock Creek
River Basin
Quad Hilliards, PA
City/Township Venango Township
County Butler
State PA

Description: A passive treatment system was installed to address 4 abandoned mine drainage emanating from an old deep mine in the coal mining ghost town of Ferris.

Water Quality Data Summary

Treatment Technologies
Treatment Technology Quantity Status
Open Limestone Channel (OLC) 1 N/A
Settling Pond 2 N/A
Vertical Flow Pond (VFP) 2 N/A
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Project Contacts
Contact Person:
Contact Organization: PA DEP, Knox DMO
Project Designer:
Project Designer Organization:
Project Responsible Organization: PA DEP, Knox DMO
External System IDs
Title System
D1-27 Datashed 1.0
PA-108 OSM
Project Performance