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WQARF | Vulture Mill - Overview


Vulture Mill | Overview

Revised On: Jan. 4, 2024 - 10:43 a.m.

Registry placement date: April 28, 1998

Score: 65

County: Maricopa


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.

If you own a private well, live in or near the site boundaries, and have not had your well tested, please contact ADEQ.

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.


Presently, the site is used as a pasture and inspected annually.

Community Advisory Board (CAB)

Dissolved | View/Download Community Involvement Plan >