Vulture Mill Site

Registry placement date: April 28, 1998

Score: 65

County: Maricopa

Location: East of U.S. Route 89/93 about one mile northwest of the center of the town of Wickenburg with the eastern boundary approximately a quarter-mile west of the Hassayampa River

Contaminants of concern: Lead and arsenic 

Action taken: The record of decision (ROD) was signed in September 1999. ADEQ has implemented the remedy, consisting of contaminated soil excavation and placement in a consolidation pile, installation of a clean soil cover and planting vegetation to control erosion. 

Status: Presently, the site is used as a pasture and inspected annually. Negotiations with the owner to place a Declaration of Environmental Use Restriction (DEUR) on the property continues.

Community Advisory Board (CAB): None established