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Acid Mine Drainage

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Acid mine drainage from a site near the intersection of Ohio State Route 56 and Carbondale Road in Athens County, Ohio, shows an accumulation of iron oxide formed when the highly acidic water seeps from the hillside and rises in pH enough that dissolved minerals start to precipitate out.
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Acid mine drainage from a site near the intersection of Ohio State Route 56 and Carbondale Road in Athens County, Ohio, shows an accumulation of iron oxide formed when the highly acidic water seeps from the hillside and rises in pH enough that dissolved minerals start to precipitate out.