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A program to mine and restore a forested wetland.
Mine Drainage and Surface Mine Reclamation. Volume II: Mine Reclamation, Abandoned Mine Lands and Policy Issues. Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1988 Apr; :139-145
This paper describes the program initiated by the Bureau of Mines to mine a forested wetland. The program outlined details the step by step plans set up by the Bureau and implemented using cooperating federal agencies and a private company, and why these plans are used. A cost analysis is given.
Miners; Mining-industry; Vegetation; Environmental-pollution; Environmental-contamination
IH; Conference/Symposia Proceedings
Mine Drainage and Surface Mine Reclamation. Volume II: Mine Reclamation, Abandoned Mine Lands and Policy Issues
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