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Abandoned mines & reclamation

Abandoned mines & reclamation

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Published by Forest Service Minerals & Geology Management in Washington, DC (1400 Independence Ave. SW, Washington 20250-1126) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abandoned mined lands reclamation -- United States

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    Other titlesAbandoned mines and reclamation.
    StatementForest Service, United States Department of Agriculture.
    ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service. Minerals and Geology Management.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17635885M
    OCLC/WorldCa180907073

    The Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety’s (DRMS) Coal Program submitted a formal program amendment (COFOR) to the Office of Su. #N#Mining and Reclamation in Colorado. Click to go to Sherman Street, Room Denver CO P / F Email: [email protected] The DMRE is one of three agencies within the Department for Natural Resources (DNR) responsible for administering Kentucky's mining, reclamation, and abandoned mine land laws. The DMRE works closely with the Division of Mine Permits and the Division of Abandoned Mine Lands to ensure that all established standards of operation are addressed and.

    Abandoned mine legislation: hearing before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, on S. , to amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of to reauthorize collection of reclamation fees, revise the abandoned mine reclamation program, promote remining.   office of surface mining reclamation and enforcement u.s. department of the interior before the committee on natural resources subcommittee on energy and mineral resources oversight hearing on the office of surface mining reclamation and enforcement’s abandoned mine land program june 7, introduction and background.

    British Columbia Mining Law Reform Closure, Reclamation & Abandoned Mines 5 As a condition of the Mines Act a financial security is required for all or part of the outstanding costs associated with the mine reclamation and the protection of File Size: KB. Author: United States. Forest Service. Minerals and Geology Management. Publisher: Washington, DC ( Independence Ave. SW, Washington ): Forest Service Minerals & Geology Management, [].


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FUNDING ABANDONED MINE RECLAMATION IN MONTANA. Montana's Abandoned Mine Reclamation Bureau is funded by a per ton tax assessed at the national level on coal production. This abandoned mine reclamation fund was established by the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Abandoned mines & reclamation book of The money is made available through Congressional appropriation.

The Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Reclamation Program uses fees paid by present-day coal mining companies to reclaim coal mines abandoned before This makes these areas safer for people and the environment.

The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) ofas amended, created this program. Provisions of the act set standards for. U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt today announced the availability of Fiscal Year (FY) Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Reclamation grants through the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE).

A total of $ million in grants will be provided this year for states and tribes to reclaim and repurpose abandoned coal lands. Reclamation of Mine-impacted Land for Ecosystem Recovery covers: and result in improved abandoned mine lands; This book’s unique combination of the methods for reclamation technologies with policies and best practice worldwide will provide the background and the guidance needed by scientists, researchers and engineers engaged in land.

Mine Reclamation Case Studies. Restoration and cleanup of abandoned mines promotes health and physical safety, environmental conservation, and economic growth. Bayhorse Mine.

BLM and Parks and Recreation employees partnered to address safety hazards posed by nearby abandoned mines. The Abandoned Mine Site Characterization and Cleanup Handbook (Handbook) is the result of the collective efforts and contributions of a number of individuals.

During the earliest days of Handbook development, Mike Bishop of EPA Region 8 lead the effort to develop a Superfund Mine Waste Reference Document for EPA project managers working on mine. The AML Portal is a partnership that spans federal, state and local efforts to reduce the environmental and health risks of abandoned land mines through increased awareness, education and action.

Visit our partners' websites to learn. Budget invested $ million over 15 years ($ billion on a cash basis), starting in –21 to create the Northern Abandoned Mine Reclamation Program. The program will exclusively address the largest and highest-risk abandoned mines in the Yukon and the Northwest Territories.

At the end of the year program, active remediation is. A team of geologists, scientists, and GIS professionals that compile a statewide database of abandoned mines and work to remediate public safety and environmental hazards posed by these mines.

Remediation projects are accomplished by working with local, State, and Federal partners. California Abandoned Mine Lands Unit Fact Sheets. Navajo AML (NAML) was established in with the approval of the Navajo Reclamation Plan and Code by the Secretary of the Interior and The Navajo Nation.

The purpose of the Program is to fulfill the requirements of Public Law“Surface Mining and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) ofwhich addresses abandoned mine lands reclamation.

Abandoned Mine Land Inventory System (e-AMLIS) The Abandoned Mine Land Inventory System is a computer system used to store, manage, and report on the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement's Inventory of Abandoned Mine Land Problems. This includes both problems in need of reclamation and those that have been reclaimed.

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Book & CD-ROM. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) defines an abandoned uranium mine (mine) as a named mine or complex developed to extract uranium ore for atomic energy defense-related activities.

The Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Section is responsible for administering abandoned mine reclamation projects that are funded by federal grants derived from a fee on coal under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of (SMCRA).

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Abandoned mine land reclamation is a serious issue across the world. Increasingly, there has been an effort devoted to resolve, or minimize, the “environmental liabilities” of these sites. Abandoned mine land reclamation should be a phased process adapted to.

Bio-Geotechnologies for Mine Site Rehabilitation deals with the biological, physical, chemical, and engineering approaches necessary for the reclamation of mine waste. As mining has negative effects on natural resources and deteriorates the quality of the surrounding environment, this book provides coverage across different types of mining.

Abandoned Mine Reclamation Program: Utah has a history rich in mining including copper, silver and uranium. Often when mines no longer produced, they were simply abandoned leaving equipment, open shafts, tunnels and piles of waste rock. Inthe Utah Mined Reclamation Act was passed making it illegal for mines to be abandoned.

Abandoned Mine Lands: A Decade of Progress Reclaiming Hardrock Mines The BLM AML Program Mission To support core BLM programs by addressing degraded water quality, hazardous materials, and other environmental impacts on or affecting lands administered by the BLM, and to mitigate physical safety hazards of abandoned mine sites on public lands.

Abandoned Mine Reclamation Research and Development Pub. 99–, title III, §Oct. 21,Stat.as amended by Pub. –, § 10(b),Stat.provided that after enactment of Pub. 99–, the research and demonstration authorities of the Department of the Interior under former subsec.

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Reclamation of Mine-impacted Land for Ecosystem RecoveryCited by: 2. The official website for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. AMBER ALERT But when you're done reading it, click the close button in the corner to dismiss this alert."Source: Family of maps, SCS drawing no.

5,S, () and field personnel." "5,N" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.Under the authority of Title IV of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of (SMCRA), the Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) provides Virginia with federal financial assistance through annual construction grants for Abandoned Mine Land (AML) projects to reclaim and restore land and water resources adversely affected by eligible coal mining .