Meeting Info

Meetings are open to the public and are held at Keystone Policy Center, 1628 Sts. John Road, Keystone, Colorado. Please contact Julie Shapiro (970-513-5830) for future meeting dates, ground rules, and directions.

Upcoming Events

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Past Meeting Summaries and Meeting Presentations

Core Group Meeting: November 2016

  • Presentation: Pre- and Post-Bulkhead Water Quality, Peru Creek, Rob Runkel, USGS

Core Group Meeting: August 2016

Core Group Meeting: April 2016

Core Group Meeting: October 2015

Task Force Meeting: May 2015

  • Video: EPA-produced video on Pennsylvania Mine remediation effort
  • Presentation: USGS presentation on monitoring results before and after the installation of the first bulkhead
  • Presentation Presentation on an integrated hydrologic model, as applied to the Snake River watershed

Task Force Meeting: February 2014

  • Presentation: Snake River Watershed Task Force: Brief Background (Brian Lorch, Summit County)

  • Presentation: 2013 Summer restoration activity updates and upcoming work in 2014 (Jeff Graves, Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety (DRMS)

  • Presentation: 2013 Summer restoration activity update and upcoming work in 2014 (Paul Peronard, United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA))

  • Presentation: Biological Monitoring Results for Peru Creek and Snake River (Jon Ewert, Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and Andrew Todd, US Geological Survey (USGS))

  • Presentation: Peru Creek/Snake River Data Assessment and Monitoring (Tim Steele, TDS Consulting)

  • Presentation: Restoration projects on Peru Creek: Silver Spoon Mine, Delaware Mine, and Brittle Silver Mine (Lane Wyatt, Northwest Colorado Council of Governments (NWCCOG)) Presentation

Task Force Meeting: May 2013

  • Agenda: May 2013
  • Press Release: Penn Mine Press Release (May 2013)
  • Presentation:  Snake River Watershed Task Force:  Background and History, Brian Lorch, Summit County
  • Presentation and Findings from drilling and exploratory work in 2011 and 2012, Jeff Graves, DRMS
  • Presentation:  Upcoming Work in 2013 and Beyond, Paul Peronard, EPA, Peronard
  • Presentation:  319 Projects on Peru Creek, Lane Wyatt, NWCCOG
  • Presentation:  Sts. John Mine, Julie Annear, DRMS, Graves

Core Group Meeting: February 2013

Task Force Meeting: July 2011

  • Presentation: Pennsylvania Mine Site:  Overview of Studies, Findings, and Ongoing Investigations, Ryan Dunham, EPA
  • Presentation: Snake River Trout Population Dynamics, Jon Ewert, Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife
  • Presentation: 319 Nonpoint Source Funded Peru Creek Water Quality Improvement Project, Jeff Graves, Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety
  • Presentation:  Pennsylvania Mine and the Snake River Task Force, Lane Wyatt, Northwest Colorado Council of Governments