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West ia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training

Do You Know a coal miner who would like to become a WV State Mine Inspector or Safety Instructor? Go to this page for more information The West ia Office of Miners' Health Safety and Training is responsible for the enforcement of the West ia Mine

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WVGES Frequently Asked Questions

WVGES answers to frequently asked questions about West ia geology coal oil and gas geography environmental issues water maps and professional registration Also included is a section on West ia geology facts such as the highest and lowest points in the State number of topographic quadrangles number of minable coal seams

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Is there a national registry of coal mines?

7-7-2008CONSOL Energy purchased the stock of Windsor Coal Co in West Liberty W Va Southern Ohio Coal Co in Wilkesville Ohio and Central Ohio Coal Co in Cumberland Ohio All three mine companies will continue operation under the sale agreement providing continued employment opportunities for area workers

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Plundering Appalachia

Coal prep plants which process coal from deep mines too produce vast quantities of liquid waste—coal sludge—and are also a source of airborne coal dust and particulates a potential health threat to workers and local residents Overloaded coal trucks are a perpetual menace on the narrow winding roads of the Appalachian coalfields

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Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fade

1-12-2015The Associated Press | Scott Tiller a coal miner of 31 years takes a break while operating a continuous miner machine in a coal mine roughly 40-inches-high Tuesday Oct 6 2015 in Welch W Va For more than a century the coal seams that run through Appalachia have made the steel used to build U S cities and the electric power to light them

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7 Coal Mining Ghost Towns in West ia

25-1-2016Like most of West ia the New River Gorge area has a rich history of coal mining In fact during the Industrial Period more than 50 coal towns sprung up there bringing thousands of people to the gorge Those coal towns disappeared just as quickly as they appeared though leaving the ruins of the towns to be reclaimed by nature

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USA Mines For Sale

Eureka Saturday Night Hard Rock Mine Gold Mine For Sale Located in Colorado USA Hard Rock Mine with projected Total Probable and Possible Gold and Silver deposits worth almost $1 2 bil Canyon Creek Competitive Coal Lease Sale Located in Alaska USA Single 13 160 acre tract approximately 10 miles long and 2 miles wide

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Shenandoah Iron and Coal Company

In 1905 the combined properties were again sold this time to northern and western interests The company was reorganized as the Shenandoah Iron and Coal Company which continued operations until 1907 The furnace then closed and the company was purchased by Joseph T Jackson at a court sale

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Partners Reclaim WV Mining Site for

16-1-2003The scenic Tug Fork of the Big Sandy River that flows between Kentucky and West ia is a place of history and legend It is here that the Hatfields and the McCoys fought their storied feud and it is here too that people still like to tell the tale of how Twisted Gun Gap got its name (ID 2940)

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WV officials Billions needed to clean up old mines

29-1-2017PRESTON COUNTY W Va - An underground coal mine fire burns beneath a sprawling hillside in West ia the pale acrid smoke rising from gashes in the scarred muddy earth only a stone's throw from some houses The fire which may have started with arson lightning or

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West ia officials to show off 50 elk caught in

The pen is on reclaimed coal mine property where grasslands have been cultivated and are considered key for sustaining elk They'll join 35 other elk previously acquired from Kentucky's Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area The elk from Kentucky were first reintroduced in West ia in December 2016

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Blaschak Coal Corporation

Anthracite coal is environmentally friendly All mining is done on previously mined land that is completely reclaimed and restored We replenish forest land on old mine sites Mining re-establishes erosion and sedimentation controls that allow rain water to flow to streams naturally Learn more about Blaschak's support for the environment

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The Office of Abandoned Mine Lands and Reclamation

The Office of Abandoned Mine Lands Reclamation of West ia oversees and facilitates the resolving of public safety issues as mine fires subsidence hazardous highwalls mining-impacted water supplies open shafts and portals and other dangers resulting from mining before 1977

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W Va entrepreneurs offer hope as coal fades as economic

WELCH W Va — The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury`s mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them They enter on carts nearly flat on their backs the roof of the mine coursing by just a few inches in front of their faces

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West ia Elk Management

its agency's "West ia Elk Management Coal Fields Region of the state as West ia's Elk Management Area McDowell Logan Wyoming Mingo and the southern portions of Boone Lincoln and Wayne counties comprise the elk management area This region is characterized by heavily forested rugged mountains and reclaimed

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Considering land that has been mined for purchase

Considering land that has been mined for purchase Jennifer Whitaker A low grade seam of coal under your property may not be profitable to strip mine now but in a few years that may change In Kentucky and Tennessee there have been many reclaimed strip mines some by state agencies some by private companies such as the mines and

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Officials Continue Developing Coal Site in West ia

14-6-2016JULIAN W Va (AP) West ia officials are moving forward with the development of a massive surface coal mine they believe can be reshaped into up to 12 000 acres for new businesses and homes Gov Earl Ray Tomblin's administration announced upcoming steps at the largely reclaimed Hobet mine

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Backfill hydrologic characteristics in a Tennessee area

8-9-2019The hydrological characteristics of backfill in a Tennessee area surface coal mine provide useful information concerning the aqueous environment in a recovering water table within a reclaimed surface mine Chemical analysis of water samples provide a measure of reclamation activities

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Collecting On Your Own In ia

Collecting On Your Own In ia Back This will give the diehard collector a starting place to collecting in Va Most if not all locations are closed restricted reclaimed built upon etc and you should do more research before visiting / collecting there

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Introduction

Abandoned mine lands are those lands waters and surrounding watersheds contaminated or scarred by the extraction beneficiation or processing of coal ores and minerals Abandoned mine lands include areas where mining or processing activity is determined to have ceased

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Browse subject Coal mines and mining

Coal mines and mining -- West ia See also what's at your library or Soil-water hydrology and geochemistry of a coal spoil at a reclaimed surface mine in Routt County Colorado U S Geological Survey Alexandria VA For sale by the Distribution Branch USGS 1985) by Robert A Krieger Geological Survey (U S

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West ia Code Chapter 22 Article 3

Terms Used In West ia Code Chapter 22 Article 3 Affected area means when used in the context of surface mining activities all land and water resources within the permit area which are disturbed or utilized during the term of the permit in the course

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reclamation

The sale of the Kemmerer coal mine has hit a snag in bankruptcy courts The subsidiary of Westmoreland that owns the Kemmerer mine and the new billionaire buyer named Tom Clarke are required to replace bonds to ensure the land can be reclaimed if the mine were to go under

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Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards

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

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Is there a national registry of coal mines?

7-7-2008I am researching an area in southeastern Ohio that contained a small coal mining community back in the 1800s In trying to pinpoint where the homes would have stand I thought a good way would be to use the entrance to the coal mine as a reference point I'm wondering if coal mines had to be registered and if so would it indicate

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Creepy Coal Mining Town I Abandoned West America

23-5-2017On today's Abandoned America the Pexped team heads to West ia in search of a lost coal mining town called Nuttallburg Located in the New River Gorge Nuttallburg is one of the many abandoned coal towns along the river In this video we explore the Head-house located at the top of the gorge A steep half-mile down cliffs and

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WILD ROCK WV

Wild Rock West ia is an 650-acre community perched on the breathtaking New River Gorge Boasting a four-seasons climate this sustainable development is located in southern West ia where the natural historic and cultural heritage of the state are preserved and celebrated

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Appalachia grasps for hope as coal jobs fade

For more than a century the coal seams that run through Appalachia have made the steel used to build U S cities and the electric power to light them As technology has improved though it has taken fewer and fewer workers to mine that coal West ia coal employment peaked at around 130 000 miners in 1940 and is now under 20 000

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The U S Has Nearly 600 Coal Waste Sites Why They've Got

16-2-2014The slurry which contains fine particles and chemicals used to "clean" and prepare coal for sale may bear some resemblance to the 108 000 gallons of slurry that blackened a West ia creek a year ago in February That slurry also came from a coal preparation plant

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As West ia coal industry dries up state struggles

5-12-2015WELCH W Va – The seams of coal in some of Eddie Asbury's mines in McDowell County are so thin workers can barely squeeze down them They enter on carts nearly flat on their backs the roof of the mine coursing by just a few inches in front of their faces They don't stand up all day To keep

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west va reclaimed coal mine for sale

west va reclaimed coal mine for sale West ia Mines For Sale - MineListings Complete List of Claims Mineral Properties Deposits Mining Projects For Sale in West ia Lease Option Joint Venture Available Lawsuits Reclaimed W Va mines still polluting - Yahoo

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Ashanti Gold Mine In Ghana Projects

West Va Reclaimed Coal Mine For Sale Ultratech Cement Unit Vikram M a gold mining company based in Ghana that was founded by Joseph Ellis and Joseph Biney both from Cape Coast Obuasi Gold Mine The Obuasi Gold Mine is an open pit and West Africa approximately 220 kilometers northwest by road from the capital city of Accra and

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