Here are links to a magnificent series of e-publications from South Africa on management of mine water:

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series A: Best Practice Guideline A3: Hydrometallurgical plants, July 2007

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series A: Best Practice Guideline A4: Pollution Control Dams, August 2007

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series G: Best Practice Guideline G1: Storm Water Management, August 2006

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series G: Best Practice Guideline G2: Water and Salt Balances, August 2006

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series G: Best Practice Guideline G3: Water Monitoring Systems, July 2007

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series H: Best Practice Guideline H3: Water Reuse and Reclamation, June 2006

Best Practice Guidelines for Water Resource Protection in the SA Mining Industry, Series H: Best Practice Guideline H4: Water Treatment, September 2007

These publications are well-written, informative and well illustrated. Although intended to cover South African conditions and requirements, they are nevertheless applicable to situations and good practice world-wide.

InfoMine & EduMine resources that are augmented by these documents include: