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Interior provides more than $291 million in conservation funding for states and tribes to clean up and repurpose abandoned coal mines
March 20, 2019
Mining companies forced to pay towards rehabilitating abandoned mines
November 14, 2018
Gardner withdraws name from considersation for Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement post
September 11, 2018
OSMRE announces winners of the 2018 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards
September 5, 2018
Mines honored for environmental, reclamation and community efforts
November 6, 2017
Bill to reform General Mining Law of 1872 introduced
September 20, 2017
Former SME President in the running to be head of Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
August 31, 2017
Developers plan to turn former mine and mill into a tourist attraction
May 17, 2017
New sources of revenue can offset the costs and risks of closure
Bill Reich and Roger Pearson - January 2, 2017
Alpha expects to reach bankruptcy deal with US government
July 7, 2016
Former mine site now home to millions of orchids
May 12, 2016
Colorado officials meet with federal agencies to address water from inactive mines
April 1, 2016
Falling prices lead to gang wars at abandoned mines in South Africa
November 3, 2015
Good Samaritan laws could have prevented mine water spill
August 21, 2015
Bingham Canyon Mine to get a $100-million facelift
June 23, 2015
US Open played on former sand and gravel quarry
June 22, 2015
Obama's 2016 budget includes an increase for MSHA, help for coal communities
February 3, 2015
Stillwater Mining Company receives BLM Sustainable Mineral development award
November 4, 2014
U.S. Department of Interior presents awards for environmental performance and reclamation
October 28, 2014
Sweeping coal mine reclamation deal reached
August 21, 2014