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|Main Title||Surface rehabilitation of land disturbances resulting from oil shale development : final report, Phase 1: to the Colorado Department of Natural Resources /|
|Author||Cook, C. Wayne, ; Cook, Charles Wayne, 1914-|
|CORP Author||Colorado. Dept. of Natural Resources.; Colorado State University. Environmental Resources Center.|
|Publisher||Environmental Resources Center, Colorado State University,|
|Subjects||Oil-shales--Environmental aspects--Colorado ; Oil-shale industry--Environmental aspects--Colorado ; Reclamation of land--Colorado|
|Additional Subjects||Oil shales--Colorado--Piceance Creek ; Reclamation of land--Colorado--Roan Plateau|
|Collation||iii, 255 leaves : illustrations, diagrams, maps (2 folded in pocket) ; 28 cm|
"Contract encumbrance no. 2656 and control no. 4061 dated July 1, 1972." Includes bibliographical references.
Chapter 1. Geomorphology of Piceance Creek basin -- Chapter 2. The natural vegetation in the landscape of the Colorado oil shale region -- Chapter 3. Ecosystems and their natural and artificial rehabilitation -- Chapter 4. Evaluation of mining techniques -- Chapter 5. Physical and chemical characteristics of overburden, spoils, and soils -- Chapter 6. Characteristics of spent shale which influence water quality, sedimentation and plant growth medium -- Chapter 7. Water requirements for stabilizing and vegetating spent shale in the Piceance basin.