Report Suspected Illegal Mining


If you are aware of mining activities that you suspect are not in compliance with the Surface Mining and Reclamation Act of 1975 (SMARA), the Department of Conservation's Division of Mine Reclamation (DMR) would like to know.  Using the e-mail address below, please let us know WHERE the mining operation is located and WHEN you observed it.  Please describe the type of mining activities observed and any other pertinent information.  Also, please provide your name and contact information.  Send the e-mail to:  Alternatively, you may call in the information at (916) 323-9198.