PUBLIC NOTICE & PUBLIC HEARING | Preliminary Decision to Issue a New Aquifer Protection Permit for Pinyon Plain Mine in Coconino County

Public Notice No. 20-76

Published in: Arizona Daily Sun  on Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Pursuant to Arizona Administrative Code, Title 18, Chapter 9, Article 1, the Director of the ADEQ intends to issue a new Individual Aquifer Protection Permit (APP) to the following applicant:

Facility Name

Pinyon Plain Mine

Permit Type

Individual Aquifer Protection Permit No. 100333, LTF 84446


Energy Fuels Resources (USA) Inc.


Coconino County, Arizona, over the groundwater of the Coconino Plateau Groundwater Basin, in Section 20, Township 29 North, Range 3 East of the Gila and Salt River Base Line and Meridian.

Review Documents

Original Published Public Notice | View/Print >
Draft Permit | View >
Draft Executive Summary | View >

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: June 23, 2021 – Aug. 7, 2021

Comments may be submitted as follows:

     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by Aug. 7, 2021):

       Diana Gutierrez
       Groundwater Protection
       1110 W. Washington St., MC5415B-3
       Phoenix, AZ  85007

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