Current SMARA Update Newsletter

Fall-Winter 2011  (PDF, 1.2 MB)     

               Featuring:  "History Repeats Itself:  The "Rush" for Metallic Minerals in California"

                                "Meet the New Reclamation Unit Staff"

                                "Protecting Water Resources One Mine at a Time"

                                "New Amendments to the Surface Mining and Reclamation Act"

                                "Introducing Mines On Line" 



                                                  SMARA Update Fall-Winter 2011                                            
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National Association of Abandoned Mine Programs | California Geological Survey | State Mining & Geology Board
Department of Toxic Substances Control | California State Lands Commission
Bureau of Land Management | Mine Safety & Health Administration
Office of Surface Mining |  | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
U.S. Forest Service | U.S. Geological Survey