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Surface Mining and Reclamation Act (SMARA) Program

2021-8-21 · The Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1975 (SMARA, Public Resources Code Section 2710 et. seq.) declared that the extraction of minerals is essential to the continued economic well-being of the State and to the needs of the society, and that the reclamation of mined lands is necessary to prevent or minimize adverse effects on the environment and to protect the public health and safety (SMARA

Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement

2021-8-13 · The U.S. Government's Official Website for the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE). OSMRE's business practices are to reclaim abandoned mine lands (Title IV), regulate active coal mines (Title V), and apply sound science through technology transfer.

Surface Mining and Reclamation | WA - DNR

2021-8-20 · Surface mining reclamation restores vegetation, soil stability, and proper water conditions after mining. Each site will be completed differently depending on the future use and reclamation law. However, the work completed prevents future

Surface Mining Reclamation - Kansas Department of

The DOC administers the Surface Mining Land Conservation and Reclamation Act (K.S.A. 49-601-624) that became effective July 1, 1994. The purpose of the program is to ensure any land disturbed for mining purposes, other than coal and gas, is reclaimed.

Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement

2021-5-28 · Mission—The mission of the Oce of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) is to ensure, through a nationwide regulatory pro-gram, that coal mining is conducted in a manner that protects communities and the environment during mining, restores the land to beneficial use following mining, and mitigates the effects of past mining by aggressively pursuing the reclamation of

Surface Mining & Reclamation - Railroad Commission of

The Surface Mining and Reclamation Division also administers a program to reclaim dangerous or environmentally harmful abandoned mine sites that were mined prior to the implementation of the federal surface mining law in 1975 to ensure the safety of the public and protect the environment by eliminating these hazardous abandoned mines throughout the state.

OSMRE AR Tennessee

In Tennessee, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) has operated a Federal regulatory program as the primary regulator under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) since October 1984 when the State repealed its surface mining law.

Watershed Cooperative Agreement Program Grants

2021-7-20 · Acid Mine Drainage Reclamation Projects Application Period Closes Sept. 7, 2021 WASHINGTON – The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) encourages state partners, qualified non-profit entities, and academic institutions to apply no later than Sept. 7, 2021, for Watershed Cooperative Agreement Program grants that fund not ...

Abandoned Mine Land Program - Texas

The Division's Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Program implements Title IV of the federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA). It is the intent of the AML program to reclaim and restore land and water resources and to protect the public from the adverse effects of pre-law (August 3, 1977) mining practices.

West Virginia’s Grossly Underfunded Mine Reclamation ...

2021-8-24 · HUNTINGTON, WV -- Yesterday, responding to continuing pressure from community groups, the U.S. Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation, and Enforcement (OSMRE) announced its formal determination that West Virginia is violating the federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) by failing to ensure that funds will be available to reclaim coal mines in the state.

Surface Mining and Reclamation Act (SMARA) Program

2021-8-21 · The Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1975 (SMARA, Public Resources Code Section 2710 et. seq.) declared that the extraction of minerals is essential to the continued economic well-being of the State and to the needs of the society, and that the reclamation of mined lands is necessary to prevent or minimize adverse effects on the environment and to protect the public health and safety ...

Surface Mining and Reclamation | WA - DNR

2021-8-20 · The Surface Mine Reclamation Program (SMRP) is part of the Washington Geological Survey within the Washington Department of Natural Resources. The program was created in 1971 after the legislature created the Surface Mining Act. The SMRP makes sure that all lands and waters within the state are protected and reclaimed after mining

OFFICE OF SURFACE MINING RECLAMATION AND

2017-4-3 · The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) has not used its authority over abandoned mine land (AML) grants to ensure that certified States give coal reclamation projects priority over non-coal reclamation projects. This has allowed States to operate their reclamation programs without input from

OSMRE AR Tennessee

In Tennessee, the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) has operated a Federal regulatory program as the primary regulator under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) since October 1984 when the State repealed its surface mining law. OSMRE also has regulatory authority responsibilities for surface coal mining

FAQ – Coal Mine Reclamation Program - Mining and

There are nine permitted coal mines in New Mexico. Three mines, Navajo, San Juan Underground, and El Segundo are producing as of 2019. Please visit the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department Annual Reports for the Mining and Minerals Division section on actively producing coals mines. The Navajo coal mine is located on the Navajo Indian Reservation; the federal Office of Surface ...

FAQ – Mining Act Reclamation Program - Mining and

The purposes of the NEW MEXICO MINING ACT OF 1993 include “promoting responsible utilization and reclamation of lands affected by exploration, mining or the extraction of minerals that are vital to the welfare of New Mexico.” The act establishes requirements for a broad range of “hard rock” mines to obtain permits, meet operation and reclamation standards, develop an approved ...

Surface mining and land reclamation in Germany

@article{osti_7314093, title = {Surface mining and land reclamation in Germany}, author = {Nephew, E. A.}, abstractNote = {Mining and land restoration methods as well as planning and regulatory procedures employed in West Germany to ameliorate environmental impacts from large-scale surface mining are described. The Rhineland coalfield in North Rhine Westphalia contains some 55 billion tons of ...

PSC Receives National Award for Abandoned Mine Lands ...

2021-8-17 · The North Dakota Public Service Commission’s Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Program is being recognized by the federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement for a project completed near Noonan, N.D. The award is given annually to honor the highest quality projects across the nation to reclaim abandoned coal mines. This is the third award since 2016 that the North Dakota

2020 Annual Evaluation Report for the Regulatory Program ...

2020-8-1 · 2019-2020 U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement's Annual Evaluation Report for the Regulatory Program and the Abandoned Mine Land Program Administered by the State Regulatory Authority of Missouri

USAJOBS - Job Announcement

2021-8-24 · This position is located within the Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE), Western Region, Program Support Division (PSD), Lakewood, CO. At the full performance level GS-12 the major duties of

OFFICE OF SURFACE MINING RECLAMATION AND

2018-3-13 · The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) created the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) in the Department of the Interior. SMCRA provides authority to OSM to oversee the implementation of and provide Federal funding for the State regulatory programs that have been approved by

OFFICE OF SURFACE MINING RECLAMATION AND

2017-9-21 · Montana's Abandoned Mine Land Program Evaluation Year 2016 Evaluation of the State of Montana’s reclamation program is conducted by the Casper Area Office (CAO) of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE). Evaluation Year (EY) 2016 consisted of a full twelve month period beginning on July 1, 2015

SURFACE MINING CONSERVATION AND RECLAMATION

2011-1-12 · The Government-Financed Reclamation Contracts program was modified in 1999 and is one of the initiatives of the “Reclaim PA” program. The United States Department of Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement approved the new program as an amendment to Pennsylvania’s Abandoned Mine Reclamation Plan. The

The Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund: Reauthorization ...

2020-3-12 · the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE) in the Department of the Interior.3 OSMRE is the federal office responsible for administering SMCRA in coordination with eligible states and tribes. The balance of the Abandoned Mine Reclamation Fund is provided by fees collected on coal mining operators in coal producing states.

Abandoned Mine Lands Reclamation Programs

A state-funded abandoned mine land reclamation program for Ohio was realized with the establishment of the Unreclaimed Lands Fund in 1972. The fund is utilized to complete reclamation projects on public and private lands affected by surface mining prior to April 10, 1972. A state severance tax is imposed on active surface mine operators who ...

PSC Receives National Award for Abandoned Mine Lands ...

2021-8-17 · The North Dakota Public Service Commission’s Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Program is being recognized by the federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement for a project completed near Noonan, N.D. The award is given annually to honor the highest quality projects across the nation to reclaim abandoned coal mines. This is the third award since 2016 that the North Dakota

PA's Reclamation Plan

The Pennsylvania Abandoned Mine Reclamation Plan Proposed Reclamation Plan Amendment #3. The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977, Public Law 95-87 (SMCRA), Section 405, requires that states having abandoned coal mine lands that are eligible for reclamation under the act must also prepare and submit a State Reclamation Plan.

West Virginia’s Grossly Underfunded Mine Reclamation ...

2021-8-24 · Responding to continuing pressure from community groups, the U.S. Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation, and Enforcement (OSMRE) announced its formal determination that West Virginia is violating the federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) by failing to ensure that funds will be available to reclaim coal mines in the state.

USAJOBS - Job Announcement

2021-8-24 · This position is located within the Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSMRE), Western Region, Program Support Division (PSD), Lakewood, CO. At the full performance level GS-12 the major duties of

2020 Annual Evaluation Report for the Regulatory Program ...

2020-8-1 · 2019-2020 U.S. Department of the Interior, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement's Annual Evaluation Report for the Regulatory Program and the Abandoned Mine Land Program Administered by the State Regulatory Authority of Missouri

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