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Our #AMLProjectoftheWeek is in Buchanan County. A landslide, caused by historic coal mine, was threatening a home. A #VirginiaEnergy #AbandonedMineLand grant of $76,064 stabilized that slide and closed 12 remaining mine portals nearby. #ourworksnotdone @OSMRE https://t.co/BTud2VgQrK
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Our #AMLProjectoftheWeek is in Buchanan County. An historic coal mine was causing water drainage problems on a road. A #VirginiaEnergy #AbandonedMineLand grant of $4,726 replaced a drain pipe, cleaned the ditch and regraded and placed gravel on the road. #ourworksnotdone @OSMRE https://t.co/DjgAE8Usio
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#VirginiaEnergy is reclaiming a former surface coal mine that has become a danger to the public. The project is in Scott County. Learn more here: https://t.co/kn90V8Q8hp #ourworksnotdone @OSMRE #minedlandreclamation https://t.co/6Dhq1kdYkC
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Our #AMLProjectoftheWeek is in Buchanan County. A #DMME #AbandonedMineLand grant of $37,592 closed mine openings that were left by historic coal mining. While bats can still call these old portals home, they're no longer a danger to people. #ourworksnotdone @OSMRE https://t.co/oOd2tx3JRa
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Our #AMLProjectoftheWeek is in Wise County. Historic mining caused a landslide on this property in Pound. A #DMME #AbandonedMineLand grant $141,139 removed the material, stabilized the hillside and reconstructed the road. #ourworksnotdone @OSMRE https://t.co/S2e784kaob
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Our Work's Not Done

The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement recently announced the recipients of the 2021 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards. Congrats to the winners for completing such amazing work for the environment!
https://www.osmre.gov/resources/newsroom/News/2021/FY21_AML_ReclamationAwards_8.13.2021.pdf

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The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement recently announced the recipients of the 2021 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards. Congrats to the winners for completing such amazing work for the environment! https://t.co/BO2l0JoChT https://t.co/vfE5RMzyHj
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Our Work's Not Done

Scientists in various states are working to increase the ability to grow sagebrush and make sure the shrubs thrive. The sagebrush steppe is the natural habitat of a variety of insects and animals. This article from Science Friday talks about the need to grow more...