Project Description

Preliminary task to review the record of decision related to mine operations and the subsequent closure of the Chevron molybdenum mine.   Review includes feasibility of reclamation standards and compliance with NEPA requirements, specifically associated with tribal consultation under the national historic preservation act. Additional review of possible grant funding for economic development within affected area around the mine.  Coordination with eight northern Indian pueblos council (ENIPC) and Taos Pueblo specifically.  Currently in negotiations for contact amendment for additional tasks and next steps analysis.