Chapter 2 6 Planning And Financing Reclamation And
stakeholders provide them with an interim reclamation progress report. 220.127.116.11. If not otherwise provided for through a regulatory process, prior to the commencement of the construction of the mine and prior to completing the final reclamation plan the operating company shall providejul 31, 2020 surface mining is the extraction of minerals from the ground by removing the soil and rock over the mineral deposits. underground mining is the extraction of minerals from beneath the surface of the ground by means of an adit, shaft, tunnel, decline, portal, bore hole, drill hole for solution mining, or such other means of access beneath the the common strip-mining techniques are classified as area mining or contour mining on the basis of the deposit geometry and type. the cycle of operations for both techniques consists of vegetation clearing, soil removal, drilling and blasting of overburden stripping, removal of the coal or other mineral commodity, and reclamation.