Mined Land Reclamation Presentations
This page makes available abstracts of recent formal and information presentations by staff of the Mined Land Reclamation Program, along with information about how to obtain copies of the full presentations.
DEC geologists and mined land specialists both teach and learn from other professionals in their fields, maintaining contact with government and industry mined land reclamation units. The principal forums for this exchange of information are professional and popular publications and professional conferences and meetings.
More about Mined Land Reclamation Presentations:
- Panel On Sustainable Development And Mining - As part of an ongoing environmental forum series, the Albany Law School convened a panel discussion on Sustainable Development and Mining: Perspectives on New York State's Mined Land Reclamation Law.
- Treasures Of The Earth - To some people, they're just rocks. But New York State is a treasure trove of sand and gravel, stones and minerals that--when extracted and processed-- are valued at more than $1 billion annually. NYSDEC Division of Mineral Resources.
- New York Rock Talk - There are over 2500 permitted mining operations in New York State producing over 25 mineral commodities and affecting over 40,000 acres of land that need to be reclaimed. NYSDEC Division of Mineral Resources.