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Rep. Nick Rahall (D-WVa) comments on proposed changes to Stream Buffer Zone Rule

No editorial comment needed. Rep. Rahall’s statement speaks for itself. “Without a doubt, the new stream buffer zone rule under consideration by the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement is unworkable; it would, unquestionably, adversely affect coal mining and … Continue reading

05. October 2011 by Jason Hayes
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Stream Buffer Zone Rule another attack on coal

In a September 26 field hearing, the House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources heard testimony that detailed how the Office of Surface Mining, Enforcement and Regulation’s (OSM) drastic rewrite of the Steam Buffer Zone Rule amounts to one more … Continue reading

26. September 2011 by Jason Hayes
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