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Characterization, Cleanup, and Revitalization of Mining Sites

Conference Proceedings and Presentations

International Mine Water Association Conference

July 15-19, 2019—Perm Russia

Mine Design, Operations and Closure Conference

Fairmont, Montana—May 7-9, 2019

Mine Closure 2018: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Mine Closure

Leipzig, Germany—September 3-7, 2018
Drebenstedt, C., F. von Bismarck, A. Fourie, and M. Tibbett (eds).

Making Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Profitable: Workshop Proceedings and Abstracts

Socorro, New Mexico—March 27-28, 2018
McLemore, V.T. and B. Frey (eds).
Presentations and posters are available at

British Columbia Mine Environment Neutral Drainage Metal Leaching/Acid Rock Drainage Annual Workshops

Vancover, Canada—November 29-30, 2017

13th International Mine Water Association Congress — Mine Water & Circular Economy

Lappeenranta, Finland—June 25-30, 2017

Mine Design, Operations & Closure Conference

Fairmont, Montana—May 7-11, 2017
(Presentations for 2010-2016 conferences also available)

General Meeting of the Federal Remediation Technologies Roundtable, Heavy Metals—Mining Site Characterization and Treatment

Arlington, Virginia—May 9, 2017

2017 West Virginia Mine Drainage Task Force Symposium Papers

Morgantown, West Virginia—April 9-13, 2017

Proceedings of the 2016 Mine Design, Operations, & Closure Conference

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Remediation/Reclamation Session

National Conference on Mining-Influenced Water:
Approaches for Characterization, Source Control and Treatment

Albuquerque, New Mexico—August 12-14, 2014

Plenary Session Presentations




Source Control/Mine Closure Approaches


Water Treatment


Beneficial Use


Prediction and Modeling


Closing Session


Hard Rock Mining: Advancing Solutions for a New Legacy

Denver, Colorado—April 3-5, 2012

Tuesday - Plenary Session Presentations


Tuesday - Case Studies


Tuesday - Innovative Technology and Techniques


Wednesday - Remediation and Stabilization Using Natural Materials


Wednesday - Monitoring and Treatment


Wednesday - Engineered Covers and Capping


Wednesday - Metals and Metalloids


Wednesday - Rare Earth Elements


Wednesday - Sustainability-Life Cycle


Thursday - Case Studies


Thursday - Opportunities for Re-Use and Site Management


Rare Earth Elements Workshop

Denver, Colorado—May 10, 2012
EPA Office of Research and Development and the Region 8 Mining Team

The Rare Earth Elements (REE) Workshop Adobe PDF Logo was designed to bring awareness to an increasingly important class of minerals for the development of advanced technologies and renewable energy. The workshop provided an overview of the current state of the REE industry, discussed the environmental implications of mining and processing REE, and examined the issues associated with the disposal and recycling of products containing REE.


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