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Throw Back Thursday – What’s Underneath?

????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????It’s neat and tidy — and clearly not an original part of this landscape. So what is buried underneath? Here’s a hint: It was built in 1992 and is located near Grants, New Mexico. Photo courtesy of the Department of Energy

15 responses to “Throw Back Thursday – What’s Underneath?

  1. Larry Boing April 3, 2015 at 12:15 pm

    Uranium mill tailings.

  2. Anonymous November 25, 2014 at 10:24 am

    Mill tailings from the Homestake Mining Company

  3. CaptD November 20, 2014 at 7:01 pm

    Glad it does not have a bulls-eye painted on it…

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