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Main Title Properties and plant growth potential of mineland overburden /
Author Byrnes, W. R. ; McFee, W. W. ; Stockton, J. G.
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Author Title of a Work
McFee, W. W.
Stockton, J. G.
CORP Author Purdue Univ., Lafayette, IN. Agricultural Experiment Station.;Industrial Environmental Research Lab.-Cincinnati, OH.;Science and Education Administration, Washington, DC. Cooperative Research.
Publisher Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service,
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA-600/7-80-054; USDA/SEA/CR-10
Stock Number PB80-186018
OCLC Number 06635989
Subjects Revegetation--Indiana ; Reclamation of land--Indiana ; Strip mining--Environmental aspects--Indiana
Additional Subjects Coal mining ; Plant growth ; Plant ecology ; Vegetation ; Soil tests ; Sediments ; Soil horizons ; Glacial till ; Loess ; Shales ; Sandstones ; Sludge ; Fertilizers ; Physical properties ; Toxicity ; Regression analysis ; Conductivity ; Water storage ; Indiana
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EJBD  EPA 600-7-80-054 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/26/2016
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-7-80-054 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ERAD  EPA 600/7-80-054 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 02/19/2013
ESAD  EPA 600-7-80-054 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB80-186018 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation ix, 56 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 28 cm.
Overburden materials from surface coal mines in southwestern Indiana were analyzed for physical and chemical properties. Plant growth potential of selected materials, with and without sewage sludge and fertilizer amendments, was evaluated in greenhouse pot culture and outdoor containers using alfalfa, small grains and tree seedlings.
"Indiana Agricultural Experiment Station, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Department of Agronomy, Purdue University." "Science and Education Administration - Cooperative Research." "Resource Extraction and Handling Division, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory." Mar. 1980. Includes bibliographical references (pages 48-52). "SEA/CR IAG no. D6-E762, grant no. 684-15-18."