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OSMRE ensures that the most current and valid scientific information and technologies are available to the coal industry, state and tribal staff, and employees who implement SMCRA requirements.

OSMRE provides a wide range of technical assistance and technological support. Many states and tribe cannot maintain the full complement of science and engineering expertise required to regulate active mining operations while reclaiming Abandoned Mine Land (AML) legacy sites. 

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