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

Interior Proposal Enhances Public Safety for Mining Operations

Interior Proposal Enhances Public Safety for Mining Operations

OSMRE Announces new rulemaking on Ten-Day Notices

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Acting Director Lanny Erdos' Comments on the Ten-Day Notice Proposed Rule (Video)

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Coyote Creek New Federal Mining Plan Environmental Assessment Notice of Availability

OSMRE announces the 30-day public comment period for the Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Coyote Creek Federal Mining Plan starting on May 6, 2020 and ending on June 8, 2020.

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OSMRE Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for Applied Science Program

OSMRE Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for Applied Science Program

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OSMRE Opens Nominations for 2020 Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Awards

OSMRE Opens Nominations for 2020 Excellence in Surface Coal Mining Reclamation Awards

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Now Accepting Nominations for the Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards

2020 Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Awards Nominations

OSMRE is accepting nominations for 2020 Abandoned Mine Land (AML) Reclamation Awards.

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