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|Main Title||Surface Coal Mining in the Northern Great Plains of the Western United States. An Introduction and Inventory Utilizing Aerial Photography Collected in 1974 and 1975.|
|Author||Hardaway., John E. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Denver, Colo. Office of Energy Activities. ;Environmental Monitoring and Support Lab., Las Vegas, Nev.|
|Stock Number||PB-265 832|
|Additional Subjects||Coal mining ; Surface mining ; Aerial photographs ; Spaceborne photography ; Remote sensing ; Aerial photography ; Infrared photography ; Coal mines ; Mines(Excavations) ; Production ; Stratigraphy ; Mining equipment ; Manpower ; Land reclamation ; Chemical analysis ; Uranium ore deposits ; Montana ; North Dakota ; Wyoming ; Western Region(United States) ; Northern Great Plains Region(United States) ; ERTS satellites ; LANDSAT satellites|
This report deals with the information portrayal of twenty-one surface coal mines and one surface uranium mine within the Northern Great Plains Coal Province of Montana, North Dakota and Wyoming. The aid of color aerial photography enables not only the diagrammatic layout of the mine to be presented, but also provides for the analysis, discussion, and conveyence of other data. These other data include pertinent geologic, hydraulic, engineering, and operational information.