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Wyoming Office of Surface Mining

The U.S. Government's Official Website for the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) Western Region (WR). 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.

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CENTRAL APPALACHIA COAL MINING RECLAMATION

Under SMCRA, before a mine operator can receive a mining permit, it must provide the regulator with a bond sufficient to cover the cost of reclamation in case the company becomes financially insolvent or otherwise fails to finish the reclamation. SMCRA requires that coal companies file a bond for "performance payable" to the regulatory

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Legal Problems of Coal Mine Reclamation a Study in

----- LEGAL PROBLEMS OF COAL MINE RECLAMATION A Study in Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West ia by THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SCHOOL OF LAW Project Directors Everett F. Goldberg Associate Professor Garrett Power Professor for THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Grant #14010 FZU March 1972 For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S.

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ARTICLE 69-05.2 SURFACE COAL MINING AND

chapter 38-14.1 and this article, within the entire area disturbed or affected by surface coal mining and reclamation operations and includes the collection of evidence with respect to every violation of those conditions or requirements. 18. "Complete permit application" means an application for a surface coal mining and reclamation

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CHAPTER 5 LAND RECLAMATION PRIMARY Coal

reclamation overburden. Activities. 1. COAL=SUM DIFFERENCE Reclamation. 2. ANIMAL ENERGY PHRASE Land is put back into good shape after the mining of the coal is all done. 3. COAL PHRASE-OUT After reclamation of mined land is completely finished, people are not able to see any evidence that mining activity ever took place there. 1. A Math Magic

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Summaries amlis.osmre.gov

Coal Reclamation Fee Report; e-AMLIS; GeoMine; National Mine Map Repository (NMMR) National Technology Transfer (NTT) Reg-8 Oversight Database (ODocs)

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37 Best Mine Reclamation images in 2016 Coal mining

Jun 16, 2016- Explore Justsaymo's board "Mine Reclamation" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Coal mining, Country roads and Environment.

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Wyoming Mining Association Mining Reclamation Practices

The Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Award is given by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement each year to "those responsible for the nation's most outstanding achievements in environmentally sound surface mining and reclamation." Several Wyoming coal mines have won this award since the program started in 1986.

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A history of lignite coal mining and reclamation practices

Jan 01, 2012 · A history of lignite coal mining and reclamation practices in Lusatia, eastern Germany. Can. J. Soil Sci. 92 5366. Germany is the world's leading lignite coal producer. The region surrounding the towns of Cottbus and Senftenberg in Lusatia, Eastern Germany, is one of the largest mining areas in Germany, and has economically been strongly

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Texas RRC Surface Mining & Reclamation Division

Aug 06, 2019 · Companies mining coal/lignite in Texas must have a Commission permit and post a bond for each site they operate in the state. The goal of the coal mining regulations is that the mined land is returned to a condition that is as good as, or better than, it was before mining. Division field personnel make, at a minimum, monthly visits to mine

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ia Recognized Nationally for Safety and Reclamation

The coal surface mine was reclaimed to include a roadbed for the future Coalfields Expressway, a local park, a new subdivision, a habitat for elk and much more. "Hawks Nest goes above and beyond what is considered good reclamation," said DMME Mine Land Reclamation Director, Randy Casey.

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Interior secretary brings mine reclamation funds to area

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke appeared at East Bethlehem Volunteer Fire Company to announce his department is providing $300.7 million to states and Indian tribes to reclaim abandoned coal mine land nationwide. The grants are being made through the Interior's Office of Surface Mining Reclamation

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Minerals Division Department of Mines

The main functions of the Minerals Division is the enforcement of a safe and healthy working environment for the miners in the mining industry, ensuring compliance with mining permits issued, and the enforcement of reclamation so that Oklahoma land is left in a productive, safe, and usable state. NON-COAL MINING RECLAMATION BOND RELEASES

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COAL REFUSE Environmental Resources Committee

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) describes coal refuse as waste products of coal mining, physical coal cleaning, and coal preparation operations containing coal, matrix material, clay, and other reclamation of coal refuse sites bec ame low priority and most likely will not be able to be reclaimed through the use of these funds.

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Idle Lands Justice Coal Group Top User Of Loophole

Sep 04, 2019 · DOJ Files Suit Against Gov. Justice's Family Companies Over Mine Violation Debts Groups Say Smart Reclamation Of Mine Lands Could Be "Appalachia's New Deal" Idle Coal Mining Equipment Tax

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Coal Reclamation Bonds Why Stress Testing is So

May 15, 2018 · Coal reclamation bonds are a long-term commitment for the Surety. Underwriting therefore requires a long-term view of the Principal's solvency and an estimation of the future value of the asset (coal mine). As a first step, the underwriter assesses the Principal's balance sheet and character.

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OSMRE AR Tennessee

In Tennessee, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) has operated a Federal regulatory program as the primary regulator under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) since October 1984 when the State repealed its surface mining law. OSMRE also has regulatory authority responsibilities for surface coal mining activities in the states of Georgia

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Billionaire withdraws bid for Kemmerer coal mine

The bonds are required by the Department of Environmental Quality and the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977. They ensure that coal mines are reclaimed after operations end or in the event of an untimely closure. "It's a hell of a reclamation obligation at the Kemmerer mine," Dalpiaz said.

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Geomorphic Reclamation at Coal Mines in New Mexico

Geomorphic Reclamation at Coal Mines in New Mexico San Juan Mine Based on the success at La Plata, BHP initiated geomorphic reclamation techniques at the 124-acre Cottonwood Pit at the San Juan Mine, located west of Farmington. A wildlife habitat post mine land use was approved, as opposed to the livestock grazing land use approved elsewhere at

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The Practical Guide to Reclamation in Utah

of water in pit areas at the end of mining. Mine planning should address pit elimination during mining to lessen the operator's financial impact for having to close an impoundment at the reclamation phase (Chapter 1, Section 3) . 2. Stabilize Your Site Engineered structures may be needed for completing the mining and reclamation process.

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Coal mining Prospecting and exploration Britannica

Coal mining Coal mining Prospecting and exploration The fundamental objective of coal prospecting is to discover coal resources through a search. In areas where coal mining has not been previously practiced, the search process should result in obtaining coal samples that give reasonable evidence of the existence of a coal seam. Once a seam has been discovered, considerable further work is

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16.3 Mining Regulations and Mine Reclamation Flashcards

its the process of returning land to its original or better conditions after mining is completed. The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977(SMCRA) create a program for the regulation of surface coal mining. The act set standards that minimize the effects of coal mining on environment

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Gov. Wolf Announces $30 Million for Mine Reclamation

Jul 15, 2016 · Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement; Ehrenfeld Coal Refuse Pile Reclamation Project — The AML Pilot funding, in combination with other project funding, will be used to complete reclamation of the massive 3.2 million ton abandoned Ehrenfeld Coal Refuse Pile. The coal refuse material will be excavated, hauled away, blended with

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The Coal Refuse Reclamation to Energy Industry

The Coal Refuse Reclamation to Energy Industry A Public Benefit in Jeopardy Environmental Benefits The removal of coal refuse piles and the reclamation of mining-affected lands has demonstrated environmental and public benefits, including water quality, public health and safety, and land value. Addressing Priority Sites

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Genesee Coal Mine Reclamation Natural Resources

The Genesee mine, operated by Capital Power and . Sherritt Coal, is located about 80 km west of Edmonton. It provides 5.5 million tonnes of coal per year for the Genesee Generating Station, which produces electricity for about 500 000 people. Once the coal in a particular mining area has been depleted, reclamation plans are set into action.

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Zoning of land reclamation in coal mining area and

Zoning of land reclamation in coal mining area and new progresses for the past 10 years more and more land has been disturbed by construction and coal mining; thus, land reclamation has become highlights in the past 10 years, and China is boosting land reclamation in mining areas. Land reclamation in coal mining area 179 123. mining

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Ohio diverts money from coal mine cleanup fund as risk of

May 29, 2018 · "(Office of Surface Mining) is dead in the water. (Office of Surface Mining) has not done anything substantive regarding the Ohio program for, in my opinion, more than a decade," Mooney said. The backdrop to the removal of the money is that the state was already underfunded for coal mine reclamation. A spreadsheet ODNR maintains to

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AML Reclamation Program How It Works

Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Program. The Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Reclamation Program uses fees paid by present-day coal mining companies to reclaim coal mines abandoned before 1977. This makes these areas safer for people and the environment. The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) of 1977, as amended, created this program.

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Federal Agency recognizes four Wyoming mining companies

Nov 16, 2017 · On November 6, 2017, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) recognized four Wyoming mining companies with the "Good Neighbor Award". The four Wyoming coal mine operators recognized are Arch Coal, Cloud Peak Energy, Kiewit Mining Group, and Peabody Energy.

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DEP Reauthorizing Federal Mine Reclamation Fee Critical

Jul 18, 2018 ·- Active Mine Regulation Stefanko provided a current profile of active mining in the state regulated by DEP 127 surface bituminous coal mines, 55 surface anthracite coal mines, 39 underground coal mines, 8 underground anthracite coal mines, 15 underground non-coal mines, 1,800 to 2,000 surface non-coal mines, 40 anthracite refuse piles, 14 bituminous refuse piles, 13 tourist mines and

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