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This review describes erosion at mine sites and provides information for miners and geotechnical engineers on evaluating, analyzing, and controlling sheet erosion, gully erosion, and long-term geomorphic-induced regional erosion that may affect the environment of reclaimed and closed mine sites.
This review looks at the basic concept of acid mine drainage, its chemistry, concerns along with prediction methodology and treatment options. Information about books, consultants, suppliers and research institutes related to acid mine drainage is also provided.
This review describes the design of mines and mine facilities, including infrastructures, open pits, underground mines, tailings facilities, waste rock dumps, heap leach pads and other waste disposal facilities for closure. It lists technology resources, websites, case histories, and consultants that discuss the design of mines for closures. It also includes consideration of the current and future costs of mine reclamation, restoration, and long-term surveillance and maintenance post-closure.
This review surveys online resources relevant to constructing, restoring, and/or maintaining a mine-related wetland. It gives a definition of wetlands and lists software, specialists, consultants, and suppliers that deal with wetlands. It also describes how constructed wetlands are used to treat acid mine drainage.
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