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Reimbursement Totals

EPA takes responsibility for the cleanup of the Aug. 5, 2015 Gold King Mine release. EPA has dedicated more than $29 million to address the Gold King Mine incident, including more than $3.5 million in emergency response reimbursements and $2 million in monitoring grants. 

Reimbursements as of March 16, 2017

Reimbursed under CERCLA Awarded through Clean Water Act funds (section 106 and 319) Awarded through Drinking Water State Revolving Funds Awarded through Multi-purpose Grant Funds Water Funds awarded under and Interagency Agreement for work throughout the watershed (EPA-HQ) Total Funded
Utah $531,432.75  $465,000.00       $996,432.75
Colorado $161,049.00 $465,000.00       $626,049.00
Southern Ute Indian Tribe $282,177.00 $263,000.00       $545,177.00
Ute Mountain Ute   $40,000.00       $40,000.00
La Plata County $416,046.00          $416,047.00
San Juan County / Silverton $349,564.90         $349,564.90
San Juan Basin Health Department $90,742.00         $90,742.00
Durango $158,002.00         $158,002.00
Navajo Nation $602,794.00 $465,000.00       $1,067,794.00
Arizona $39,425.00         $39,425.00
New Mexico $1,072,585.00 $465,000.00 $108,000.00 $112,093.00   $1,757,678.00
USGS         $340,970.00 $340,970.00
TOTAL $3,703,817.65 $2,163,000.00 $108,000.00 $112,093.00 $340,970.00 $6,427,880.65

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