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The Resource Surface coal mining effects on ground water recharge, Committee on Ground Water Recharge in Surface-Mined Areas, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council, (electronic resource)

Surface coal mining effects on ground water recharge, Committee on Ground Water Recharge in Surface-Mined Areas, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council, (electronic resource)

Label
Surface coal mining effects on ground water recharge
Title
Surface coal mining effects on ground water recharge
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Ground Water Recharge in Surface-Mined Areas, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
628.1/683
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TD428.C58
LC item number
N38 1990eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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National Research Council (U.S.)
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  • Strip mining
  • Groundwater
  • Groundwater flow
Label
Surface coal mining effects on ground water recharge, Committee on Ground Water Recharge in Surface-Mined Areas, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netLibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=14532
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-112)
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Legal and regulatory framework. The Federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 and "recharge capacity" ; Kentucky and OSM roles ; Chapter conclusions -- Hydrology of ground water recharge. Hydrologic cycle ; Occurrence and movement of ground water ; Ground water recharge ; Fractured rock hydrology -- Pre-mining conditions in coal mining regions of the United States. Eastern coal proviince ; Interior coal provinces ; Gulf coal province ; Northern Great Plains coal province ; Rocky Mountain coal province ; Pacific Coast coal province -- Mining: methods and impact. Overview of surface mining, spoil handling, and reclamation ; Minesoil properties ; Active surface mining effects on recharge ; Reclamation effects on recharge and on water quality ; Control of adverse effects of coal surface mining on ground water quality -- Quantifying ground water recharge. Techniques for estimating ground water recharge ; Application of techniques to surface mining sites ; Conclusion -- Conclusions and recommendations. Ground water recharge capacity interpreted ; Hydrologic evaluations ; Research and development -- References -- Appendixes. Glossary ; Legal background ; Other land use change effects on recharge ; Water quality issues associated with surface coal mining ; Biographical sketches of committee members
Control code
ocm44959364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 159 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585149110
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 282001
Label
Surface coal mining effects on ground water recharge, Committee on Ground Water Recharge in Surface-Mined Areas, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems, National Research Council, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netLibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=14532
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-112)
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- Legal and regulatory framework. The Federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 and "recharge capacity" ; Kentucky and OSM roles ; Chapter conclusions -- Hydrology of ground water recharge. Hydrologic cycle ; Occurrence and movement of ground water ; Ground water recharge ; Fractured rock hydrology -- Pre-mining conditions in coal mining regions of the United States. Eastern coal proviince ; Interior coal provinces ; Gulf coal province ; Northern Great Plains coal province ; Rocky Mountain coal province ; Pacific Coast coal province -- Mining: methods and impact. Overview of surface mining, spoil handling, and reclamation ; Minesoil properties ; Active surface mining effects on recharge ; Reclamation effects on recharge and on water quality ; Control of adverse effects of coal surface mining on ground water quality -- Quantifying ground water recharge. Techniques for estimating ground water recharge ; Application of techniques to surface mining sites ; Conclusion -- Conclusions and recommendations. Ground water recharge capacity interpreted ; Hydrologic evaluations ; Research and development -- References -- Appendixes. Glossary ; Legal background ; Other land use change effects on recharge ; Water quality issues associated with surface coal mining ; Biographical sketches of committee members
Control code
ocm44959364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 159 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585149110
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 282001

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