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Project Details
Original Construction Year 2011
Most Recent Rebuild Year
Total Cost 0.00
Total Capital Cost $27,300.00
Latitude / Longitude Method Unknown
Latitude 40.635759
Longitude -78.486112
Elevation 1770
Project Swank
Project Type Passive Treatment System
Project Status
AMD Source Underground
Stream Clearfield Creek
River Basin Susquehanna
Quad Blandburg
City/Township Dean
County Cambria
State PA

Description: A discharge of 175 gpm with pH 3.4, Fe 0.8, Al 12, acidity 150 is being treated by a 1000 ft limestone channel built by Bender Coal in 2005 down a steep grade. The discharge is from the Swank 13 abandoned underground mine on land of PA Game Commission.

Water Quality Data Summary

Treatment Technologies
Treatment Technology Quantity Status
Open Limestone Channel (OLC) 1 N/A
Location Links
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Project Contacts
Contact Person: awr1
Contact Organization: Clearfield Creek Watershed Association
Project Designer: Michelle Merrow
Project Designer Organization:
Project Responsible Organization: Clearfield Creek Watershed Association
External System IDs
Title System
D1-485 Datashed 1.0
PA-189 OSM
Project Performance