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Main Title Environmental effects of mining /
Author Ripley, Earle A.,
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Author Title of a Work
Redmann, Robert E.,
Crowder, Adèle A.
Ripley, Earle A.,Environmental impact of mining in Canada.
Crowder, Adele A.
Publisher St. Lucie Press,
Year Published 1996
OCLC Number 33984153
ISBN 188401576X; 9781884015762
Subjects Mineral industries--Environmental aspects--Canada. ; Industrial management--Environmental aspects. ; Mijnbouw. ; Milieuverontreiniging.
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0744/95210701-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  TD195.M5R559 1996 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 12/18/1998
ELBM  TD195.M5R559 1996 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 03/29/2017
ERAM  TD195.M5R559 1996 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 03/14/1997
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation viii, 356 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Notes Revised edition of: Environmental impact of mining in Canada. c1978. Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-345) and index.
Contents Notes Ch. 1. Mineral Extraction -- Ch. 2. Ecosystems -- Ch. 3. Environmental Impact -- Ch. 4. Prevention, Reclamation and Rehabilitation -- Ch. 5. Sulphide Ores -- Ch. 6. Gold and Silver -- Ch. 7. Uranium -- Ch. 8. Iron Ore -- Ch. 9. Carbon Products: Coal, Peat, Graphite, and Diamond -- Ch. 10. Potash and Other Salts -- Ch. 11. Industrial Minerals. An important new contribution to the environmental literature that presents practical and comprehensive solutions to mining activities. Four key reasons to put this book to work for you: timely content that has been peer reviewed by experts in mining, government, engineering, biology, geology, zoology, and education; practical format that addresses the major issues surrounding the process of extraction and processing of non-petroleum minerals, while outlining implications to the ecosystems; provides details for tailoring a mining operation's environmental management program to local needs and requirements; and packed with case histories, there is extensive coverage of current methods used on new and existing sites to perform damage prevention and restoration.
Place Published Delray Beach, Fla.
PUB Date Free Form ©1996
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 95210701
Merged OCLC records 33190977; 775931404
OCLC Time Stamp 20170327021924
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03663cam 2200661 a 45010