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Main Title Environmental assessment of surface mining methods : head-of-hollow fill and mountaintop removal, interim report /
Author Robins, John D. ; Hutchins, John C. ;
CORP Author Skelly and Loy.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development [Office of Energy, Minerals, and Industry], Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory ; For sale by the National Technical Information Service,
Year Published 1979
Report Number EPA-600/7-79-062; EPA-68-03-2356
Stock Number PB-300 540
OCLC Number 05422545
ISBN pbk.
Subjects Strip mining--Environmental aspects--West Virginia ; Strip mining--Environmental aspects--Kentucky
Additional Subjects Surface mining ; Coal mining ; Environmental impacts ; Land reclamation ; Reviews ; West Virginia ; Kentucky ; Earth fills ; Assessments ; Soil stabilization ; Spoil ; Disposal ; Water quality ; Mountaintop removal mining ; Head of hollow fills
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-7-79-062 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/03/2013
EJBD  EPA 600-7-79-062 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/11/2014
ESAD  EPA 600-7-79-062 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/23/2010
NTIS  PB-300 540 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm.
The study explores the environmental impact of the mining and reclamation techniques employed in West Virginia and Kentucky mountaintop removal and head-of-hollow fill sites. The project is divided into four major phases, the first three of which are discussed in this Interim Report: I. State-of-the-Art Review, II. General Environmental Assessment of West Virginia and Kentucky Mines Sites, III. Intensive Mine Site Monitoring and Environmental Assessment in Both States, and IV. Evaluation and Update of Construction Guidelines.
Contract no. 68-03-2356. Interim report, July 1979. Includes bibliographical references (page 198).
Contents Notes
Head-of-hollow fill and mountaintop removal.