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RECORD NUMBER: 18 OF 30
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Final 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||Environmental Protection Agency, Atlanta, GA. Region IV.|
|Report Number||EPA 904/9-81-085|
|Subjects||Phosphate mines and mining--Environmental aspects--Florida--Hardee County. ; Environmental impact statements--Florida--Hardee County.|
|Additional Subjects||Florida ; Substitutes ; Ground water ; Surface water ; Air pollution ; Ecology ; Sites ; Phosphate mining ; Environmental impact statements-final ; Farmland Industries ; Inc. ; Phosphate rock ; Phosphate industry ; Hardee County(Florida)|
|Collation||volumes (various pagings) : illustrations ; 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, groundwater, surface water, ecology and other natural and cultural systems.
"EPA 904/9-81-085"--Cover. "October 1981"--Cover.