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Environmental Assessment of an Oil Shale Installation.
6th Ann Umr-dnr Conf on Energy Rolla Missouri,Oct 16-18 1980 1980 Oct; 6:481-485
The Bureau of Mines constructed a research facility in the oil shale deposits of the Piceance Creek Basin in northwestern Colorado. The purpose of the installation is to identify the environmental effects that could be expected from future commercial oil shale mines and to develop technology needed to resolve or mitigate environmental problems. This report describes the installation, outlines the research program for which the environmental assessment was made, and presents the findings of the assessment.
6th Ann. Umr-dnr Conf. on Energy, Rolla, Mo., Oct. 16-18, 1980, V. 6, PP. 481-485
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