California Gulch Acid Mine Drainage Mixes with the Arkansas River, CO

Acid mine drainage from California Gulch (right) mixes with the waters of the Arkansas River, Colorado (left)

Detailed Description

Acid mine drainage from California Gulch (right) mixes with the waters of the Arkansas River, Colorado (left). The chemical reactions that occurred as water from the Gulch mixed with the River's water controlled the quality of water downstream of the confluence.

Details

Image Dimensions: 700 x 465

Location Taken: CO, US