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Main Title Environmental Information Resources for State and Local Officials. Surface Mining.
Author Rivkin, G. W. ; Brecher., S. L. ;
CORP Author Rivkin Associates, Inc., Washington, D.C.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Library Systems Branch.;National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Rockville, Md. Environmental Science Information Center.
Year Published 1977
Report Number EPA-68-01-4235;
Stock Number PB-278 684
Additional Subjects Environment management ; Surface mining ; Government policies ; Information systems ; Coal mining ; Decision making ; State government ; National government ; Local government ; Legislation ; Directories ; Land reclamation ; Directories ; Organizations ; Libraries ; Scientific societies ; Pollution ; Solid waste disposal ; Management planning ; Cost estimates ; Mine wastes ; Mine acid drainage
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-278 684 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 103p
This guide to resources for information on surface mining is offered by the Environmental Protection Agency as an aid to state and local legislators who want to know what information is available on this subject and how it may be obtained. Aspects of surface coal mining covered in this guide are: Overview; Organizations, associations and individuals with special knowledge of surface mining issues; Surface mining impacts; Pollution control, reclamation and utilization of mined-out land; Economic aspects of surface mining, pollution-mitigation, land reclamation; The surface coal-mining industry; Public policy and approaches to legislative and regulatory control; Current developments; Future issues, directions.