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Atlas of Western surface-mined lands

A. Kent Evans

Atlas of Western surface-mined lands

coal, uranium, and phosphate

by A. Kent Evans

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Published by Dept. of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Office of Biological Services, Western Energy and Land Use Team in Fort Collins, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Strip mining -- West (U.S.),
  • Coal mines and mining -- West (U.S.),
  • Uranium mines and mining -- West (U.S.),
  • Phosphate mines and mining.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. Kent Evans, E. W. Uhleman, and P. A. Eby.
    SeriesFWS/OBS ; 78/20
    ContributionsUhleman, E. W., Eby, P. A., Western Energy and Land Use Team.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination373 p. :
    Number of Pages373
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17537692M

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