OFFICE of SURFACE MINING
RECLAMATION and ENFORCEMENT

U.S. Department of the Interior

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What We Do

Since 1977, OSMRE has protected the environment and people while regulating surface coal mining in the United States, and funded the restoration of abandoned coal mines.


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Featured News and Stories

OSMRE releases FY2019 Guidance for Project Eligibility Under the Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Economic Development Pilot Program

OSMRE releases FY2019 Guidance for Project Eligibility Under the Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Economic Development Pilot Program

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OSMRE to Recognize Peabody, Navajo Transitional Energy Corporation and ICG Tygart Valley at the 2019 Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Awards

OSMRE to Recognize Peabody, Navajo Transitional Energy Corporation and ICG Tygart Valley at the 2019 Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Awards

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Secretary Bernhardt Names Lanny E. Erdos Acting OSMRE Director

Secretary Bernhardt Names Lanny E. Erdos Acting OSMRE Director

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OSMRE Announces Winners of the 2019 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards

OSMRE Announces Winners of the 2019 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards

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OSMRE releases report on FY2016 - FY2018 AML Pilot Projects

OSMRE releases report on FY2016 - FY2018 AML Pilot Projects

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OSMRE Marks 42 Years of SMCRA

OSMRE Marks 42 Years of SMCRA

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OSMRE Releases New NEPA Handbook

OSMRE Releases New NEPA Handbook

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