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  • Mining disturbances in Virginia's southwestern coalfield, 1984-2011 

    Li, Jing; Donovan, Patricia F.; Zipper, Carl E.; Wynne, Randolph H.; Oliphant, Adam J. (2015-06-01)
    Coal mining has been taking place in southwestern Virginia's Appalachian coalfield for more than a century, and surface mining has been a common method of coal extraction since the 1960s. Coal surface mining creates a ...