Welcome to the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety 


DRMS -- Mission:

To protect the public, miners and the environment during current mining operations, restore abandoned mines, and to ensure that all mined land is reclaimed to beneficial use.

DRMS -- Vision:

The division is committed to balance the need for mineral resource production with protection of the public, environment and Colorado’s natural resources.



Douglas Mountain Mine

Hitch Rack Ranch Quarry

Mining/Prospecting Site Complaint Form