WHITEFISH — A study by University of Montana researchers shows that pollutants leaching into the heavily mined Elk River drainage in southeastern British Columbia have reached alarming levels, particularly as a metal-like element called selenium threatens critical fish habitat in Canada, as …
Expansion plans at some Canadian coal mines have alarmed American officials over the amount of heavy metals pollution that could be flowing across the international border into Montana.
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CASPER, Wyo. -- With his camo waders, backpack and other gear, Sean McGuire went hunting Monday.
Sean McGuire of InterTech takes water samples in the North Platte River near Paradise Valley on Monday morning. McGuire and Lisa Ogden, district manager of the Natrona County Conservation District, spent the morning taking water samples from various places around Natrona County to test for c…
CASPER, Wyo. — Like a lot of things, the element selenium is good in small amounts and bad in large amounts. Natrona County has it bad.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A new Wyoming wastewater permit will require Frontier Refining to do more intensive testing and limit the amount of selenium it releases into Cow Creek.
HELENA - Five new monitoring wells have been drilled amid concern about spreading arsenic and selenium pollution in the ground beneath East Helena.