Mandatory Nonphosphate - Limestone, Shell, and Dolomite Mine Reclamation Program
The program oversees reclamation of lands disturbed by the mining of limestone, shell, or dolomite which are subject to the reclamation standards. It is also responsible for wetlands resource, management and storage of surface waters, and environmental resources permits at mines.
Extracted material from these mines consist of predominately calcium or magnesium carbonate. This can include mines that also extract sand or other materials, but the predominate material by volume is calcium or magnesium carbonate.
Technical Information Document (Coming Soon!)- Provides information that may be helpful in guiding reclamation and restoration of highly disturbed areas, such as:
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Last updated: September 21, 2011
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