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Tuesday, 26 February 2013

How safe are tailing dams during heavy rain events?


Mt Morgan Goldmine contaminates the Dee River
I would not be surprised if local tailing dams and site drainage ponds have not overflowed during our recent tropical low rain event. 

Here is an interesting link to the NSW Dam Safety Committee Report 2012

http://www.damsafety.nsw.gov.au/DSC/Download/Info_Sheets_PDF/Dam/DSC3F.pdf

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