DOE to invest up to $475 million in clean energy projects on current and former mine land
March 22, 2024
Former zinc and copper mine to become Europe’s deepest battery
February 8, 2024
Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship receives national recognition for Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation
Press release - September 27, 2023
New mining to be banned from reclamation site in Montana
September 14, 2022
Nearly $725 million to made available in 2022 to clean up abandoned mines
February 8, 2022
National Mining Hall of Fame introduces new reclamation exhibit
January 11, 2022
Rio Tinto Kennecott and BYU researchers partner to improve reclamation
June 8, 2021
Biden Plan Would Spend $16 billion on abandoned mines programs, old oil wells
April 1, 2021
U.S. Senate Confirms Lanny Erdos as Director of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
December 3, 2020
Interior announces more than $170 million to reclaim and repurpose abandoned coal mines
February 7, 2020
House panel approves bill that would overhaul hardrock mining law
October 24, 2019
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