Curry Former Waste Disposal Area CERCLA Response
The purpose of the Curry Former Waste Disposal Site Project is to cleanup 1.8 acres of land inside Yosemite Valley that has been designated as a wilderness trailhead parking lot under the Merced Wild and Scenic River Final Comprehensive Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement (Merced River Plan).
This former dump site, located east of Curry Village, includes a main disposal area of 78,300 square feet, with an average waste thickness of 12.2 feet deep.
Yosemite National Park is analyzing alternative actions to cleanup the former dump site. A public meeting was held on November 20, 2019. Click on "Meeting Notices" on the left-hand side of the screen for details.