Part 3. Metal Mine Reclamation - Table of Contents, Title ...

2020-8-5  TITLE 82. MINERALS, OIL, AND GAS CHAPTER 4. RECLAMATION Part 3. Metal Mine Reclamation

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RECLAMATION - Underground mining and mining

2021-7-15  The best time to begin the reclamation process of a mine is before the first excavations are initiated. In other words, mine planning engineers should plan the mine so that the reclamation process...

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MINING RECLAMATION IN NORTH AMERICA

2017-5-22  Henderson underground mine and the Climax open-pit mine. We produce metals to meet society’s needs with a commitment to sustainable development, part of which includes the land reclamation process. This process involves taking land once used in mining operations and converting it into alternate land uses.

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Evaluating Underground Mine Reclamation Projects in

2016-7-8  Earliest Underground Mine Reclamation Projects, 1980-1987 The very first AML reclamation projects conducted in North Dakota under the Surface Coal Mining and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) were a 40 acre surface mine reclamation project at the Old Pittsburgh site near Dickinson; a uraniferous coal reclamation project at the Howie site near

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Reclamation of Gold Heaps and Metal Mine Wastes ...

2000-1-1  The use of cover soils, slope reduction, native species, and acidic mine soil amendment are major components of modern metal mining reclamation. In discussions of the rapid reclamation of gold heaps or tank leach tailings, alkaline chlorination or H 2 0 2 neutralization are the two main alternatives available to the rehabilitation technician.

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SURFACE MINING AND RECLAMATION OF ABANDONED

Within the area that is now the Jewett Mine, there were several acres of abandoned underground lignite mines. Texas Coal Mining Regulations (Section 12.367) (Railroad Commission of Texas, 1997) prohibit surface coal mining activities within 152 meter (500 feet) of an abandoned underground mine unless jointly approved by the Railroad Commission of Texas and the Mine Safety and Health ...

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Reclamation of mine-degraded agricultural soils from

2017-10-26  The objective of this study was to technically evaluate the feasibility of reclamation techniques for agricultural soils contaminated with toxic elements (As, Cd, Cu, Pb, and Zn) associated with metal mining. The reclamation methods investigated were covering without stabilization, covering with stabilization, and exchange with stabilization.

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Technical Report on Underground Hard-Rock Mining ...

2013-3-15  hydrology at underground hard-rock metal mines in the U.S. and abroad. Technical and ... Steve Blodgett is a mine reclamation and environmental consultant with 15 years of experience in hard rock and coal mine reclamation, and hazardous waste remediation. He has worked for two state

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Reclamation and mine closure plan at Pogo Mine, Alaska

The Pogo gold mine is located in an undisturbed and pristine natural setting in central Alaska. The reclamation and mine closure plan needs to ensure that water quality is not unduly influenced after mining operations cease. The key components of the plan are underground mine closure and the reclamation of drystack tailings facility. The drainage from the underground should be prevented by sealing the portals properly. The seepage/runoff from drystack tailings facility will be collected at the recycle tailings pond and treated until the water quality meets the standards. The water quality of surface water and groundwater will be monitored for 40 years after mine

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Reclamation of Drastically Disturbed Lands

1 History of Surface Mining Reclamation and Associated Legislation ... 28 Reclamation of Gold Heaps and Metal Mine Wastes ... The practice of coal mining, either by underground or surface methods, has drastically disturbed thousands of hectares of land over the years. Histori­

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RECLAMATION - Underground mining and mining

2021-7-15  The final concern of the mine planning engineer may be the subsequent use of the land after mining is completed. Old mine sites have been converted to wildlife refuges, shopping malls, golf courses, airports, lakes, underground storage facilities, real estate developments, solid waste disposal areas, and other uses that can benefit society.

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MINING RECLAMATION IN NORTH AMERICA

2017-5-22  2017-5-22  Henderson underground mine and the Climax open-pit mine. We produce metals to meet society’s needs with a commitment to sustainable development, part of which includes the land reclamation process. This process involves taking land once used in mining operations and converting it into alternate land uses.

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Technical Report on Underground Hard-Rock Mining ...

2013-3-15  hydrology at underground hard-rock metal mines in the U.S. and abroad. Technical and ... Steve Blodgett is a mine reclamation and environmental consultant with 15 years of experience in hard rock and coal mine reclamation, and hazardous waste remediation. He has worked for two state

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Northern Mine Decomissioning and Reclamation

2019-1-14  and reclamation of the mining site. ... The conditions for the closure of underground mines and open pits are described respectively in Sections 407 and 408 of the Mine Regs 2003. Section 409 describes a number of requirements ... (CEAA). For mines that have been subject to the Metal Mining Effluent Regulations.

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Reclamation and mine closure plan at Pogo Mine, Alaska

Reclamation and mine closure plan at Pogo Mine, Alaska M. Umedera Sumitomo Metal Mining Pogo LLC, USA S. McLeod Sumitomo Metal Mining Pogo LLC, USA B. Farnham Sumitomo Metal Mining Pogo LLC, USA S. Staley Sumitomo Metal Mining Pogo LLC, USA Abstract The Pogo gold mine is located in an undisturbed and pristine natural setting in central Alaska. The

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SURFACE MINING AND RECLAMATION OF ABANDONED

Within the area that is now the Jewett Mine, there were several acres of abandoned underground lignite mines. Texas Coal Mining Regulations (Section 12.367) (Railroad Commission of Texas, 1997) prohibit surface coal mining activities within 152 meter (500 feet) of an abandoned underground mine unless jointly approved by the Railroad Commission of Texas and the Mine Safety and Health ...

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Uranium mine and mill remediation and reclamation ...

2016-1-1  Postclosure management of mine sites is a complex subject of worldwide regulatory interest, as shown in recent Canadian guidelines (Cunningham et al., 2015).The Canadian uranium mining industry is a world leader in the adoption of best practice and has suggested a procedure, shown in Fig. 16.2, to assist in planning a uranium mine and mill site.. This is an example of a procedure from mine

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Mine Site Assessment, Design, and Reclamation R. B ...

Mine Site Assessment, Design, and Reclamation R. B. White P. E. Mr. White has developed reclamation plans for several areas disturbed by coal and mineral mining operations. Using site-specific topographic data, he has designed drainage alignments, profiles, and channel sections to efficiently convey runoff from the reclaimed slopes.

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Reclamation of Gold Heaps and Metal Mine Wastes ...

2000-1-1  The use of cover soils, slope reduction, native species, and acidic mine soil amendment are major components of modern metal mining reclamation. In discussions of the rapid reclamation of gold heaps or tank leach tailings, alkaline chlorination or H 2 0 2 neutralization are the two main alternatives available to the rehabilitation technician.

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CHAPTER 4. RECLAMATION - Table of Contents, Title 82,

2020-8-5  CHAPTER 4. RECLAMATION. Part 1. Strip and Underground Mine Siting. Part 2. Coal and Uranium Mine Reclamation. Part 3. Metal Mine Reclamation. Part 4.

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MINING RECLAMATION IN NORTH AMERICA

2017-5-22  Henderson underground mine and the Climax open-pit mine. We produce metals to meet society’s needs with a commitment to sustainable development, part of which includes the land reclamation process. This process involves taking land once used in mining operations and converting it into alternate land uses.

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Reclamation of mine-degraded agricultural soils from

2017-10-26  The objective of this study was to technically evaluate the feasibility of reclamation techniques for agricultural soils contaminated with toxic elements (As, Cd, Cu, Pb, and Zn) associated with metal mining. The reclamation methods investigated were covering without stabilization, covering with stabilization, and exchange with stabilization.

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CHAPTER VIII CLOSURE AND RECLAMATION

2020-9-8  other hand, many active underground and open-pit mines have about 10 to 30 per cent of their area reclaimed. These mines benefit from a ‘learn-as-you-go’ approach to mine reclamation, allowing operators, regulators, and local communities to see first-hand how the landscape performance of reclaimed land is faring.

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Assessment and reclamation of an abandoned acid

Remining is the surface mining of previously-mined and abandoned surface and underground mines to obtain remaining coal reserves. Remining operations create jobs in the coal industry, produce coal from previously-disturbed areas, and improve aesthetics by backfilling and revegetating areas according to current reclamation standards.

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62nd Legislature SB0312 AN ACT REVISING METAL MINE ...

2011-4-29  62nd legislature sb0312 - 1 - authorized print version - sb 312 an act revising metal mine reclamation laws; requiring that draft permits be issued for complete and compliant applications; revising coordination of permit reviews

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The Mining Process: 5 Lifecycle Stages Explained from ...

Development of the mine itself is different for an open pit to an underground mine and will require different experience and equipment. Porphyry deposits are often large and many of the deposits are near the surface and mined as open pits with large mining equipment; however, at depth some may have suitable characteristics to convert to large ...

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Mining Environmental Management CODES OF

2020-7-2  Mine Reclamation and Closure Plans ‐ (Rev. 0) GUYANA GEOLOGY AND MINES COMMISSION 1 1.0 Introduction This Code of Practice for Mine Reclamation and Closure in small and medium‐scale gold and diamond mines is intended to provide environmental management guidance and promote the related best

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Reclamation of coal refuse material on an abandoned

The Staunton 1 Reclamation Demonstration Project involves an evaluation of the reclamation process on a 13.8-ha abandoned deep coal mine refuse site in southwestern Illinois. The procedure included collection of preconstruction environmental data, determination of the site's final land use, and development and implementation of a detailed site ...

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Soil Reclamation of Abandoned Mine Land by

2020-10-13  SOIL RECLAMATION OF ABANDONED MINE LAND BY REVEGETATION: A REVIEW V. Sheoran1, A. S. Sheoran2§, P. Poonia3 1, 3 Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Jai Narain Vyas University,Jodhpur, India-342011 2 Department of Mining Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Jai Narain Vyas University,Jodhpur, India-342011 ABSTRACT Mining of mineral resources results in extensive

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The Reclamation of Canmore Creek—An Example of a ...

2019-8-25  One of the most important environmental issues of openpit mining is the closure of mine pit lakes. This article from Mining Engineering provides an account by Gerry Stephenson, who was chief mining engineer of Canmore Mines and was instrumental in the reclamation of Canmore Creek Mine

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