Surface mine reclamation needs good planning
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service in Casper, Wyo .
Written in English


  • Strip mining -- Environmental aspects -- Wyoming

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ContributionsWyoming Conservation Commission
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Pagination[6] p. :
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Open LibraryOL14844618M

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Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http Author: United States. Soil Conservation Service. This is an unofficial compilation of P.L. , the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of (SMCRA), passed August 3, It includes all revisions to SMCRA through July 6, Overview & Need for Surface Mining and Reclamation Act •Creation of Division and Supervisor of Mine Reclamation •Fee & Revenue Cap Increase •Report to Legislature on Fee Allocation, Sources •Local Agency benefits •Clarify Reclamation Plan requirements & Review Process •Enhance Financial Assurance Oversight. SURFACE MINING PERMIT AND RECLAMATION PLAN. 1. Sutter County Community Services Department Civic Center Boulevard Yuba City, California, () APPLICATION PACKET FOR. SURFACE MINING PERMIT AND RECLAMATION PLAN. The attached information includes the necessary filing forms and instructions for submitting applications for surface mining permits and reclamat ion plans.

Good reclamation allows for proper future use and it limits environmental impacts. It is expected that surface miners do what’s called ‘segmental reclamation’, where they restore portions of the mine while other areas continue to be worked. This helps reduce the cost of reclamation at the end of mining. Securing a Federal mining plan modification approval authorizing mining of leased coal; Federal and, • Continuing to mine ( to million tons of coal per year), process, and ship (vi a rail and truck) coal to customers in need of coal. Under the No Action Alternative, mining would continue until 20both the Proposed The effects of.   Surface mining planning and design of open pit mining 1. This material is intended for use in lectures, presentations and as handouts to students, and is provided in Power point format so as to allow customization for the individual needs of course instructors. Permission of the author and publisher is required for any other usage. OSMRE directly regulates surface coal mining and reclamation activities on non-Federal, non-Indian lands within a State if the State does not adopt its own program pursuant to section of SMCRA. OSMRE currently operates Federal programs in 12 States: Arizona, California, Georgia, Idaho, Massachusetts, Michigan, North Carolina, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, and .

Ja. Mining an d Reclamation Plan. No mining shall take place on leased premises without a mining and reclamation plan developed by Lessee and approved by Lessor. Kennecott has summarized the whole of their MRP under Ja. as consisting of the following parts of their. The U.S. Government's Official Website for the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE). OSMRE's business practices are to reclaim abandoned mine lands (Title IV), regulate active coal mines (Title V), and apply sound science through technology transfer. For example, since the passage of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) in the U.S., direct fees have been collected by government agencies from existing coal mining companies. Various states and Native American tribes have used over US$ billion of those funds to reclaim almost “, acres of hazardous high. Long-term strategic mining planning and sched-uling is a critical stage for the design and devel-opment of surface mining projects. It requires an integrated approach and optimization based on all.