Colorado Daily Status Report: August 13, 2015

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National Terrorism Advisory System: No Current Alerts
State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) Status
Day to Day

Current Disasters/Large Incidents

Incident Name 
Gold King Mine Water Release
Incident Start Date
August 5, 2015
Gold King Mine in San Juan County
DHSEM Director of Emergency Management, Field Services Manager, Regional Field Manager, Strategic Communications Manager, SEOC Manager and Logistics staff are providing support along with representatives from the EPA, San Juan County, Town of Silverton, La Plata County, City of Durango, Southern Ute Indian Tribe, Colorado Parks and Recreation, Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety, San Juan Basin Health, CDPHE, San Juan County New Mexico
Information Sources
Emergency Declaration
Governor Hickenlooper declared a Disaster Emergency on August 10, 2015.
The City of Durango and La Plata County have each proclaimed a State of Local Emergency.

Read the full Colorado Daily Status Report for August 13, 2015.