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Abandoned mine lands preliminary assessment handbook.

Abandoned mine lands preliminary assessment handbook.

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Published by State of California, Environmental Protection Agency, Dept. of Toxic Substances Control in [Sacramento, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abandoned mines -- California -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Risk assessment -- California -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Mine inspection -- California -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Abandoned mines -- Environmental aspects -- California.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    ContributionsCalifornia Environmental Protection Agency. Dept. of Toxic Substances Control.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22928304M

    USGS Abandoned Mine Lands Initiative - OFR - Science for Watershed Decisions on Abandoned Mine Lands: Review of Preliminary Results, Denver, Colorado, February , - Table of Contents. abandoned mine land program eligibility guidelines page 3 “ask before you build” resources page 17 abandoned mine land types and development problems illustrations by hal miller mine gas pages 14 portals and vertical mine openings page 15 dangerous highwall pages 4–5 mine spoil pages 6–7 mine subsidence pages 8–9 mine-related File Size: 2MB.

    The mission of the Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Reclamation Program is to protect the public from hazards left as a result of past coal mining practices. The primary objective of the AML Program is to reclaim surface and underground coal mine sites abandoned prior to August 3, , and that pose the highest threat to the public's health, safety. ABandoned Mine Land (AML) Since the early ’s the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, through the Federal Reclamation Program (FRP), has spent over $ million on abating safety issues and restoring abandoned coal mine lands in completed includes.

    In July , three groups of abandoned mine workings on BLM lands in the Philipsburg, Granite County, Montana area were inspected for their potential use by bats. Site groups included the Russian Gulch Mine (2 adits), Frost Creek group adjacent to Philipsburg (5 adits), and the Cliff Creek group, also adjacent to Philipsburg (7 adits, 1 shaft). Our mission is to provide regulatory guidance, environmental awareness and implement an energy strategy that will bring economic benefits to the Commonwealth while protecting the environment and improving the quality of life for Kentucky businesses, workers and the public in general. Environmental Protection. Natural Resources. Nature Preserves.


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Abandoned mine lands preliminary assessment handbook Download PDF EPUB FB2

The idea for the Abandoned Mine Lands Preliminary Assessment Handbook (AML Hand- book) emerged from a Abandoned Mine Workshop sponsored by the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) and the California Conference of Directors of Environmental Health, when it became evident that guidance was necessaryFile Size: 1MB.

The Abandoned Mine Site Characterization and Cleanup Handbook (Handbook) is the result of the collective efforts and contributions of a number of individuals.

During the earliest days of Handbook development, Mike Bishop of EPA Region 8 lead the effort to develop a Superfund Mine Waste Reference Document for EPA project managers working on mine.

Get this from a library. Abandoned mine lands preliminary assessment handbook. [Daniel V Ziarkowski; California Environmental Protection Agency. Department of Toxic Substances Control.]. Abandoned mine lands (AMLs) are those lands, waters and surrounding watersheds where extraction, beneficiation or processing of ores and minerals has occurred.

AMLs can pose serious threats to human health and the environment. The EPA conducts and supervises investigation and cleanup actions at a variety of mine sites. The Agency has a range of. AML Handbook. NOTE: THERE IS A LOT OF RELEVANT INFORMATION IN THIS HANDBOOK, BUT SOME OF THE COSTS AND TECHNOLOGIES ARE DATED.

Tab V: Preliminary Cost Estimates. Introduction (pdf - 1 MB) Summary Project Construction Cost (pdf - KB) Appendix E: NPS Abandoned Mine Problem Ratings (pdf - KB) Appendix F: Common Unit.

Handbook for the Remediation of Abandoned Mineral Lands; Guidelines for Identifying, Evaluating and Registering Historic Mining Sites; Effective Management of Radiological Hazards at Abandoned Radioactive Mine and Mill Sites (pdf - MB); Bat-Compatible Closures of Abandoned Underground Mines in National Park System Units (low resolution for screen pdf - KB).

Conservation’s Abandoned Mine Lands Program (AMLP). Please e-mail us at. Assessment Guidelines for Legacy Abandoned Mines The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) report Abandoned Mine Lands Preliminary Assessment Handbook (first published in and online at. Lands in the MCMA are a patchwork of Forest Service administered lands, patented claims, Inventoried Roadless Areas (IRA), and the Henry M.

Jackson (HMJ) Wilderness. Abandoned mines and processing operations resulted in elevated concentrations of metal contaminants, primarily arsenic and lead, along a mile stretch of the South Fork Sauk.

The BLM maintains an inventory of known abandoned mine lands (mostly hardrock mines) on BLM-managed land. As of January 5,the inventory contai sites, of which about 20 percent have been remediated or do not require further action.

The remaining 80 percent require further investigation and/or remediation. The mission of the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is to administer the provisions of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of (Mine Act), as amended by the Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of (MINER Act), and to enforce compliance with mandatory safety and health standards as a means to eliminate fatal accidents; to reduce the frequency and severity of.

Cost Estimating Handbook December Forest Service, Southwest Region v Bureau of Land Management, NSTC ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS ACBMs Asbestos Containing Building Materials ACM Asbestos Containing Material AHERA Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act AML Abandoned Mine Land AMD Acid mine drainage APFO Aerial Photography Field Office.

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.

Abandoned Mine Lands: A Decade of Progress Reclaiming Hardrock Mines INTRODUCTION The Impact of Abandoned Hardrock Mine Lands on America’s Landscape The historic mining of hardrock minerals such as gold, lead, copper, silver, and uranium was a powerful incentive for exploration and settlement of the American West.

About Abandoned Mines. The purpose of the Abandoned Mine Lands Program is to alleviate the safety, health and environmental hazards of past coal mining practices while improving land productivity and enhancing the landscape.

The program has been operating since the early s and has reclaimed more t acres. * Abandoned Mine Lands Preliminary Assessment Handbook Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), February * Advisory Active Soil Gas Investigations, Cal EPA, DTSC, LA Regional Water Quality Control Board, SF Regional Water Quality Board, July The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of provides for the restoration of mine lands, abandoned or left inadequately restored before August 3, Production fees of 35 cents per ton of surface-mined coal, 15 cents per ton of coal mined underground, and 10 cents per ton of lignite Continue reading.

"Mandie and the abandoned mine" is the eighth book in the series. It is just as good as the previous seven books. I recomend it, and the other 40 books in this series highly. Read them all!. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

Elisabeth. out of 5 5/5(4). Abandoned Mine Lands: Review of Preliminary Results, Denver, Colorado, FebruaryEdited By David A.

Nimick and Paul von Guerard U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY Open-File Report Organized and prepared jointly with the BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT and the U.S.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREST SERVICE Denver, Colorado SEP 2 3 Cited by: 7. The Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Section is responsible for administering abandoned mine reclamation projects that are funded by federal grants derived from a fee on coal under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of (SMCRA).

AML project managers are responsible for large, individual operating budgets for many reclamation projects. Montana Abandoned Mine Lands Program Autumn Coleman AML Program Manager Bill Snoddy AML Project Manager. 2 WHO WE ARE What We Do A Federally funded section of the Department of Environmental Quality tasked to reclaim pre abandoned coal.

How it works /. Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Program. The Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Reclamation Program uses fees paid by present-day coal mining companies to reclaim coal mines abandoned before This makes these areas safer for people and the environment.The development of an Abandoned Underground Mine Inventory and Risk Assessment process for all state roadways in Ohio is a formidable task.

Hundreds of roadway sites may lay atop underground mines. These roadway sites represent an existing, undefined, and Phone: () Preliminary AssessmentISite Investigation Report Seven Abandoned Mine Land Sites Mojave National Preserve Prepared for i U.S Department of Interior is National Park Service $1 3s,*.!I Mojave National Preserve " East Main Street Barstow, California 1 1 Harding ESE Project No.

Gary A. geberman Senior Project Geologist.