Nevada Superfund (NPL) Sites

About Superfund

Clicking on the site name should take you directly to a U.S. EPA summary page for that site. If not, please let me know.

Active Sites

Carson River Mercury Site

Location: Lyon, Storey, and Churchill Counties

Narrative: Over two hundred mills that extracted silver and gold from the Comstock Lode released about fourteen million pounds of mercury into the environment.

Contaminants: Mercury

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