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|Main Title||Draft environmental impact statement for proposed issuance of a new source National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit : to Farmland Industries, Incorporated, Phosphate Mine, Hardee County, Florida /|
|CORP Author||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Region IV.; Environmental Protection Agency, Atlanta, GA. Region IV.|
|Report Number||EPA 904-9-81-072|
|Subjects||Environmental impact analysis--Florida--Hardee County ; Phosphate mines and mining--Environmental aspects--Florida--Hardee County ; Phosphate rock--Florida--Hardee County|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental impact statements-draft ; Water pollution ; Ground water ; Surface water ; Air pollution ; Beneficiation ; Florida ; Ecology ; Sites ; Phosphate mining ; Farmland Industries ; Inc ; Phophate rock ; Phosphate industry|
|Collation||2 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm|
Farmland Industries, Inc. has proposed an open pit phosphate mine and beneficiation plant on a 7810-acre site in west central Hardee County, Florida. Mining and processing will involve 5280 acres, all of which will be reclaimed, and will produce 2 million tons of phosphate rock per year for 20 years. The EIS examines alternatives, impacts and mitigative measures related to air, geology, radiation, ground water, surface water, ecology and other natural and cultural systems.
"EPA 904/9-81-072." Includes bibliographical references. "May 1981." Spine title: Farmland Industries, Inc., phosphate mine, Hardee County, Florida.
v. 2. Supplemental information document / Woodward-Clyde Consultants.