Photo: Gold King Mine 1 Year Later Workers Clean Pipes EPA on-scene coordinator Joyel Dhieux

EPA on-scene coordinator Joyel Dhieux looks at an old water treatment that stopped operating near the base of the Gold King Mine in the early 2000s. The EPA built its own temporary plant in October 2015 after the Gold King Mine spill. Orange water laced with heavy metals continues to gush out of the Mine.