You are here

CX-008760: Categorical Exclusion Determination

Install Two Groundwater Monitoring Wells at the Bluewater Uranium Mill Tailings Radiation Control Act Site Near Grants, New Mexico
CX(s) Applied: B3.1
Date: 07/19/2012
Location(s): New Mexico
Offices(s): Legacy Management

The Department of Energy proposes to install two groundwater monitoring wells, 20 (M) and 11 (SG), on the Bluewater disposal site using a truck-mounted rotary drill rig. The boreholes would extend to depths of 140 to 280 feet below ground surface and would be completed with a polyvinyl chloride casing that has an outside diameter of 4.5 inches.