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Establishing Groundcover for Forested Postmining Land Uses
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-02-19)
Revegetating mined lands with grasses and legumes (groundcover) is essential to mine reclamation under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA). This publication describes how mining firms can establish ...
Revegetation Species and Practices
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2010-07-28)
This publication summarizes procedures for establishing herbaceous vegetation (grasses and legumes) on mined areas. The emphasis is revegetation to control erosion and establish hayland/pasture as a postmining land use.