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Compiled research data on reclamation of disturbed lands in the western United States

by Thomas H. Loomis

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Published by U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Planning,
  • Public lands,
  • Management,
  • Bibliography,
  • Land use,
  • Reclamation of land

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnnotated bibliography of reclamation literature pertaining to the western United States
    StatementTom H. W. Loomis
    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Land Management
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5074.R4 C7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[18] leaves ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26192357M
    OCLC/WorldCa3141000

    Laboratory methods recommended for chemical analysis of mined-land spoils and overburden in western United States. () AH Land resource regions and major land resource areas of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii) (). Reclamation on lands impacted by energy development is complicated and extremely challenging in arid environments due to unstable soils, exotic species, and low and variable precipitation. The reclamation tactics employed by energy operators vary widely and outcomes can .

    Colorado State University Water Resources Research Institute Information Series No. Lehrsch, Gary A. and Robbins, Charles W. () Cheese whey as an amendment to disturbed lands: Effects on soil hydraulic properties. USDI Bureau of Mines Special Publication No. SP06C . This project investigated the selection and preliminary study of the most productive native shrubs that are commonly found growing on millions of acres of arid and semiarid lands of the Western United States for their potential use as energy fuel from biomass. Many uncertainties exist in .

    National Research Council. facilitation of disturbed-lands reclamation (drill sites, coal mining sites, travel corridor reclamation) Subsurface drip irrigation. Management and Effects of Coalbed Methane Produced Water in the Western United States Get This Book. Results of this study were integrated into a master plan describing recommended reclamation projects, pollution abatement, disturbed land restoration, monitoring, and recommended future work. As a follow up to the initial Reclamation Study, abandoned mine sites presenting the greatest threat to health and safety or having the most significant.


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Compiled research data on reclamation of disturbed lands in the western United States by Thomas H. Loomis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Book: All Authors / Contributors: B. Lee --Comments --Land --Current reclamation programs in the western United States / Tom H.W.

Loomis --Comments --Compiled research data on reclamation of disturbed lands in the western United States --Economics of recreational land use / David A.

King --Control and design --Maintaining the biosphere. lands in high-altitude, arid regions of Wyoming and western United States.

Activities of the WRRC involve training students about reclamation ecology, research into best practices in reclamation of disturbed lands, and extension and outreach for practitioners of reclamation. Billings Land Reclamation Symposium on Selenium in Arid and Semiarid Environments, Western United States ().

Proceedings of the Billings Land Reclamation Symposium on Selenium in Arid and Semiarid Environments, Western United States.

Council for Research and Reclamation of Disturbed Land in PA Annual Meeting, PA Watershed Conference-Presenter on AMD Passive Treatment System on the Oneida #1 Mine Tunnel.

@article{osti_, title = {Preliminary guidance for estimating erosion on areas disturbed by surface mining activities in the interior western United States. Interim final report}, author = {King, A.D. and Holder, T.J.}, abstractNote = {Surface mining activity in the Interior Western U.S.

is increasing. As disruption of surface lands increases, a tool is needed to evaluate alternative. Coal Surface Mine Reclamation in the Eastern United States: The Revegetation of Disturbed Lands to Hayland/Pasture or Cropland. atm, and % at 2 atm.

ADF decreased at the same soil moisture tensions from to to %, respectively. Data from Halim et al. () (a common occurrence in the arid western United States), as.

Maps (1, items): Western region of the United States, showing Bureau of Reclamation regional boundaries, precipitation, and locations of federal irrigation and hydroelectric projects, 87 (26 items).

River basins, including the Colorado, Columbia, Gila, Missouri, and Yakima, showing land classification, irrigable areas, and proposed. Historically, in the field of disturbed land remediation, the te rms reclamation and restoration have been defined quite differently.

The Nationa l Academy of Sciences, in their report on. mended for chemical analysis of mined-land spoils and overburden in western United States. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Handbook No. Guidelines are suggested for sampling and for chemical analysis of mine spoils and overburden samples.

The hand- book was compiled to meet an urgent need for uniform. Western states, annotated to show coal areas, ca. (24 items). States of IL, IN, KY, and WV, showing amounts of coal mined and numbers of men employed in the coal industry, ca.

(4 items). Township plats, maps, and compilation lists relating to oil shale reserves and oil shale classified lands in western states, ( items). Alaska to Oregon in the western United States, east across Canada and (Coladonato, ), and was recommended for use in reclamation of following peat-mining projects (Famous and Spencer, (ID): University of Idaho, College of Natural Resources, Forest Research Nursery.

Data compiled by: Matthew Ramsay, Dr. Michael (Mike) Duniway is a soil scientist focused on soils and soil processes in dryland ecosystems and the interactions between environmental and land-use drivers, vegetation, soils, and geomorphology.

His areas of focus include restoration, ecohydrology, effects of land-use (grazing, energy, and recreation), dust production, plant-soil feedbacks, and soil mapping and. 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.

The enactment of state reclamation laws in the 's and enactment of Surface Mining Con trol and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) in brought the subject of mine land reclamation to the forefront. It is our aim to serve as the principal clearinghouse for information and tools to support the work of researchers, practitioners, land managers, educators, students, and anyone else interested in restoration.

Use the filter tool below to search the database by title, author, resource type, keyword, or any combination of these factors. of the Billings Land Reclamation Symposia series, former chairman of the Western Coordinating Committee (USDA) on Revegetation and Stabilization of Deteriorated and Altered Lands.

I am currently a. lands for mining today was passed more than a century ago. The United States Mining Law of promoted and provided for the use of several hundred million acres of public lands in the United States for the exploration, location, and development of gold.

The term reclamation of saline soils refers to the methods used to remove soluble salts from the root zone. Large-scale subsurface drainage systems have been in operation in the western United States for nearly fifty years.

Maas and Hoffman () and Maas () compiled and reviewed available data to arrive at the best assessment of. The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) has the responsibility of providing water in the 17 western states, much of which is arid with a major network of water supply and power.

The greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus, hereafter: sage-grouse) is a species of concern in 11 western United vation efforts to protect the bird species and the sagebrush ecosystem on which it depends are considered to be the largest in US history, and are responsible for the US Fish and Wildlife Service’s “not warranted” listing decision under the.

mines are located on federal lands in the western United States managed by the Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, and Fish and Wildlife Service and by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service. This report focuses on these agencies.

This is a compiled map of Wild Horse and Burro territories in the Western United States on lands managed by the US Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management Clean Water Act of The Clean Water Act (CWA) establishes the basic structure for regulating discharges of pollutants into the waters of the United States and regulating quality.

2. Research Methods Experimental Mined Land Reclamation Sites. Experimental reclamation sites were located in Mercer county, North Dakota, USA, near the towns of Zap and Stanton at 47[degrees] 14'33"N[degrees]51'1"W and 47[degrees]15'30"N[degrees]20'55"W, respectively.