ERIC Number: ED168858
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Our Reclamation Future: The Missing Bet on Trees.
Ashby, W. Clark; And Others
This document discusses reclamation alternatives for land that has been surface-mined. Special attention is given to the use of tree planting as a desirable reclamation method. Contents include Illinoian reclamation history, knowledge of forestry techniques and successes on surface-mined lands, recreational and educational use of the reclaimed land, social and economic effects of reclamation, and reclamation legislation and goals. A reclamation directory containing names and addresses of coal companies, state and federal agencies, and universities and colleges is provided. (MA)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Inst. for Environmental Quality, Chicago.
Identifiers: Illinois; Mining
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