strip mine :
- n an open mine (usually for coal) where the seams run close to the surface
- v extract (ore) from a strip-mine
News & Articles
- Elk brought from Kentucky are released in SW Va.
VANSANT — Another group of elk is roaming a reclaimed strip mine in Southwest Virginia.
June 16, 2013 - Richmond Times-Dispatch
- Arch wants appeals court to rehear W.Va. mine case
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Arch Coal is preparing to re-argue key points in a long-running battle with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency concerning the EPAs retroactive veto of a water pollution permit for a massive West Virginia strip mine. The U.S. D...
June 13, 2013 - The Charleston Gazette
- Appeals court to hear more on EPA, W.Va. mine case
Arch Coal is preparing to re-argue key points in a long-running battle over the Environmental Protection Agency's retroactive veto of a water pollution permit for a massive West Virginia strip mine.
June 13, 2013 - WOWK-TV West Virginia