The Office of Surface Mining

Staff Report: Petition to Designate Lands Unsuitable for Surface Coal Mining

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 8, 2009 Department of Interior

This staff report discusses a petition to designate certain lands adjacent to Bryce Canyon National Park unsuitable for surface coal mining. The Office of Surface Mining (OSM) , within the Department of the Interior (DOl), must decide within the month whether to so designate the land. The pending petition is significant because it is the […]

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