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    • Enhancing Wildlife Habitat on Reclaimed Mine Lands 

      Carrozzino, Amy L.; Stauffer, Dean F.; Haas, Carola A.; Zipper, Carl E. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011-03-30)
      This publication compares mined-land communities with wildlife communities in nearby non-mined forests to better understand how mining and reclamation practices affect wildlife. Here, as an outcome of that study and ...
    • Reforestation Guidelines for Unused Surface Mined Lands in the Eastern United States 

      Burger, James A.; Zipper, Carl E. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2011-03-24)
      This document describes practices that can be applied to restore native forests on unused mined lands that are unoccupied, unmanaged, and unproductive. The guidelines in this publication are intended for lands mined and ...
    • Restoring the Value of Forests on Reclaimed Mined Land 

      Burger, James A.; Zipper, Carl E. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2012-09-04)
      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide information that will aid landowners in estimating the effects of reclamation practices on forestland values, while emphasizing that creating productive mine soils for native trees ...