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Surface mining and mined land reclamation a selected bibliography ... with emphasis on literature relevant to Western surface coal mining and Western mined land reclamation. by Rudolf A. Honkala

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Published by The Old West Regional Commission in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Strip mining -- West (U.S.) -- Bibliography.,
  • Reclamation of land -- West (U.S.) -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementCompiled by Rudolf A. Honkala.
ContributionsOld West Regional Commission.
The Physical Object
Pagination154 p.
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14163005M

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  Conclusions. Since operators of surface coal mines have been required by the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (PL ) to remove, store, and replace the topsoil on surface-mined land. The intent of the law is to return the land as quickly as possible to a condition capable of supporting the productive use that the land was. The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of (SMCRA) created the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) in the Department of the Interior. SMCRA provides authority to OSM to oversee the implementation of and UMLRA Utah Mined Land Reclamation Act. UPDES Utah Pollution Discharge Elimination System. Innovative Approaches to Mined Land Reclamation [Claire L. Carlson, James H. Swisher] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This volume, drawn from the National Mined Land Reclamation Conference. Surface Coal Mining. The primary methods of surface coal mining used in Pennsylvania are: Strip Mining: Layers of soil and rock overburden are removed the coal exposed coal seam is area is then backfilled, regraded, and replanted during the reclamation process.