WHIRLWIND URANIUM MINE

Mesa County, Colorado, and Grand County, Utah

Current Owner -
Energy Fuels Resources (USA) Inc. (EFRI)
U.S. Subsidiary of Energy Fuels Inc., a Canadian company
225 Union Blvd., Suite 600
Lakewood, Colorado, 80228
303-974-2140

Former Owner -
Energy Fuels Resources Corporation
44 Union Blvd, Suite 600
Lakewood, Colorado 80228
303-974-2146

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
Mine Data Retrieval System
Whirlwind Mine ID: 0504816

Utah Division of Oil, Gas & Mining
Whirlwind Mine - S0190065 - Mine Records

DOCUMENTS

2022

Notification of Resumption of Mining Operations; EFRI to Utah Division of Oil, Gas & Mining. April 20, 2022.

Notice of Resumption of Operations, Whirlwind Mine, M-2007-044; EFRI to Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety. May 19, 2022.

2011

Whirlwind Mine Construction Approval, 40 C.F.R. Part 61 Subpart B, Background Information for Construction Approval, EPA Region 8. May 7, 2011.

2008

Decision Record, Finding of No Significant Impact, and Final Environmental Assessment for theWhirlwind Mine Uranium Mining Project; Bureau of Land Management, Grand Junction Field Office, Colorado, and Moab Field Office, Utah. September 2008. (38 MB)

Preliminary Environmental Assessment for the Whirlwind Uranium Mining Project; Bureau of Land Management, Grand Junction Field Office, Colorado, and Moab Field Office, Utah. May 2008

Whirlwind Mine Plan of Operation, Energy Fuels Resources Corporation

~ Volume I - Revised March 2008
~ Appendix A - Ore and Waste SPLP Sampling and Testing
~ Appendix B - Mine Surface Water Hydrology Design
~ Appendix C - UMETCO Reports on Boring BM00-1 and PR Spring
~ Appendix D - Exploration Drilling Information
~ Appendix E 1 - Baseline Water Data - Tables
~ Appendix E 2 - Mine Water
~ Appendix E 3 - Lumsden Creek and Dolores River
~ Appendix E 4 - Springs

Volume II
~ Appendix F - Spill Control Countermeasure Plan
~ Appendix H - Lyntek Water Treatment Design Report
~ Appendix I - Maps and Figures
~~ Table of Contents
~~ Map C-1A - Existing Terrain Map
~~ Map C-1B – Claims and Mine Area Map
~~ Map C-2 – Mine Facilities Map
~~ Map C-3 – Mine Facilities Cross Section Map
~~ Map C-4 - Packrat Facilities Map
~~ Map C-5 – Packrat Area Cross Sections
~~ Map M-2 – Whirlwind Mine Ore Transport Routes
~~ Figure G2 – Stratigraphic Column
~~ Figure G3 – Geologic Cross Section of Beaver Mesa
~~ Figure G4 – Geologic Map of Beaver Mesa
~~ Figure G5 – Geologic Log of BM00-1 Drill Hole
~~ Figure G6 – Trilinear Diagram
~ Appendix J - Ore Pad Design
~ Appendix K - Ore Transportation Plan
~ Appendix L - Seal Design and Cost Estimate
~ Appendix M - Radiation Study of Wast Rock Pile
~ Appendix N - Water Discharge Permit


Last updated May 27, 2022


 

ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION

WISE Uranium:
Whirlwind Mine

 

 

 

 

 

 

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