Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 13 OF 21
|Main Title||Northern Great Plains Resource Program, Mineral Resources Work Group Report.|
|CORP Author||Northern Great Plains Resource Program, Denver, Colo.;Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.;Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.|
|Stock Number||PB-243 151|
|Additional Subjects||Energy reserves ; Coal ; Reserves ; Leasing ; Acquisition ; Fuel consumption ; Site selection ; Electric utilities ; Manufactured gas ; Synthesis gas ; Coal mining ; Steam electric power generation ; Surface mining ; Underground mining ; Environmental impacts ; Mineral deposits ; Uranium ; Iron ; Petroleum ; Natural gas ; North Dakota ; South Dakota ; Wyoming ; Montana ; Energy resources|
The report discusses coal development, resources, legislation, chemistry, current and potential coal mining methods, effects of surface and underground mining, and constraints to increased coal production. The noncoal mineral resources within the Northern Great Plains are discussed and conclusions and recommendations for areas of additional investigation are listed.