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EPA to review mountaintop mining projects

EPA to review mountaintop mining projects Move comes after appeals court ruling that went against mine critics Below: x Jump to discuss ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/29862781/ns/us_news-environment/t/epa-review-mountaint...

Violence next in mountaintop mining battle?

Violence next in mountaintop mining battle? More active protests lead to online threats, throat-slitting gesture Below: x Jump to discuss ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/34492139/ns/us_news-environment/t/violence-next-mounta...

Dozens arrested in mountaintop mining protest - US news ...

Appalachia is a name for the Appalachian Mountains of the Eastern United States, where most mountaintop mining is done. In mountaintop removal mining, ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/39389999/ns/us_news-environment/t/dozens-arrested-outs...

EPA cracks down on mountaintop mining - US news ...

Crack down on mountaintop mining Below: x Jump to discuss comments below discuss x Next story in Environment; related Advertise ...http://www.nbcnews.com/id/36139705/ns/us_news-environment/t/crack-down-mountaint...

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Mountaintop removal mining - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Mountaintop removal mining (MTR), also known as mountaintop mining (MTM), is a form of surface mining that involves the mining of the summit or summit ridge of a ...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mountaintop_removal_mining

Mid-Atlantic Mountaintop Mining | US EPA

Updated July. 29, 2014

Mountaintop coal mining is a surface mining practice involving the removal of mountaintops to expose coal seams, and disposing of the associated mining overburden in ...http://www.epa.gov/region3/mtntop/

Mountaintop Removal Mining Overview - What is Mountaintop ...

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Mountaintop removal mining is a controversial practice in which mining companies do exactly what the name implies: they remove the tops of mountains to get at the ...http://environment.about.com/od/fossilfuels/f/what-is-mountaintop-mining.htm

Mountaintop Removal Mining - High Resolution Photos

Updated July. 25, 2014

A massive dragline, dwarfed by the huge scale of the operation, at work on a mountaintop removal operation near Kayford Mountain, W.Vahttp://www.ohvec.org/galleries/mountaintop_removal/007/