Mine Hazards

Stay Out and Stay Alive! Below are photographic examples of human health hazards typically found at abandoned mines.

Collapsing Timbered Adit Collapsing Adit
Collapsing Timbered Adit Collapsing Adit
Rotting Wooden Shaft Cover Open Shaft
Rotting Wooden Shaft Cover Open Shaft
Open Glory Hole Dangerous Structures
Open Glory Hole Dangerous Structures
Hardrock Mine Subsidence Coal Air Vent Subsidence
Hardrock Mine Subsidence Coal Air Vent Subsidence
Coal Subsidence in Rancher's Field Coal Subsidence
Coal Subsidence in Rancher's Field Coal Subsidence
Eroding Mill Tailings Tailings With Metal Contamination
Eroding Mill Tailings Tailings With Metal Contamination
Acid Forming Materials Mill and Eroding Waste Rock
Acid Forming Materials Mill and Eroding Waste Rock
Acid Mine Drainage Cows on Mill Tailings
Acid Mine Drainage Cows on Mill Tailings
Unstable Slopes Tailings Slide Area
Un-stable Slopes Tailings Slide Area