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Industrial Minerals mine permits: Pennsylvania, 2014

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Description:
Pennsylvania state law requires those who wish to conduct mining activities within the Commonwealth to apply for permits issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). This data set indicates the approximate location of permit area boundaries of active and historical industrial minerals mining operations derived from location maps included with the permit applications submitted by the mine operators. Each polygon represents an area where mineral removal, reclamation, and/or related supporting activities have been authorized to occur.
Collection:
Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access (PASDA)
Place:
Pennsylvania, United States
Subjects:
Geoscientific Information, Mining, Geoscientific information, Minerals, Permits, and Geology geo geologic geological
Year:
2014
Contributed by:
Penn State
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