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Coal mining

Elihu Back

Coal mining

by Elihu Back

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Published by Microfilming Corp. of America in Glen Rock, N.J .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementElihu Back.
SeriesThe Appalachian oral history project of the Alice Lloyd College, Appalachian State University, Emory and Henry College, and Lees Junior College;, no. 11, New York Times oral history program
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 49530 (F)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
PaginationOn reel 1 of 2 microfilm reels
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3224185M
LC Control Number83134988

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Coal mining, extraction of coal deposits from the surface of Earth and from underground. Coal is the most abundant fossil fuel on Earth. Its predominant use has always been for producing heat energy. It was the basic energy source that fueled the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th. Coal mining is only a temporary use of land, so it is vital that rehabilitation of land takes place once mining operations have stopped. In best practice a detailed rehabilitation or reclamation plan is designed and approved for each coal mine, covering the period from the start of operations until well after mining has finished.


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