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Accession Number PB2013-100132
Title Coal Mine Drainage Prediction and Pollution Prevention in Pennsylvania.
Publication Date Oct 1998
Media Count 398p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act of 1971 required that 'no approval shall be granted (for a permit) unless the plan provides for a practicable method of avoiding acid mine drainage, or other stream pollution.' This requirement implied t ...
Keywords Acidic Mine Drainage(AMD)
Appalachian Plateau(Pennsylvania)
Coal mines
Contamination
Drainage
Geochemistry
Groundwater
Mine drainage
Mine waters
Pennsylvania
Pollution prevention
Samples
Water pollution
Water quality

 
Source Agency Bureau of Mines
NTIS Subject Category 68D - Water Pollution & Control
48A - Mineral Industries
97R - Environmental Studies
Corporate Author Pennsylvania Dept. of Environmental Protection, Harrisburg.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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