Potential hydrologic effects of developing coal and other geoenergy resources in Oregon
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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey in Portland, Or .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Coal mines and mining -- Environmental aspects -- Oregon.,
  • Water quality -- Oregon.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby William C. Sidle.
SeriesWater-resources investigations -- 81-1014., Open-file report, Open-file report (Geological Survey (U.S.))
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17800996M

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The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Scientific and Technical Information. Potential hydrologic effects of developing coal and other geoenergy resources in Oregon: a review Technical Report Sidle, W.C. Geoenergy resources in Oregon, in addition to coal, include noncommercial deposits of oil shale, natural gas, and geothermal heat. serves of Federal coal that have been identified for potential lease sale. A hydrologic study has been conducted in the area to describe existing hydrologic systems and to assess potential effects of surface coal mining on local water resources. Hydrologic data collected from stock wells, observation wells, andCited by: 3. The Greenleaf-Miller area of the Ashland coal field contains reserves of Federal coal that have been identified for potential lease sale. A hydrologic study was conducted in the potential lease area in to describe the existing hydrologic system and to assess potential impacts of surface coal mining on local water resources.

Shallow aquifers exist primarily within the Tongue River Member of the Paleocene Fort Union Formation and within valley alluvium. Sandstone beds are the principal aquifers for domestic supply and livestock watering, with the Knobloch coal bed being a secondary source of supply. Surface-water resources consist principally of perennial flow in Otter Creek and intermittent . The Human Health Effects of Rail Transport of Coal Through Multnomah County, Oregon Nor does it address potential indirect effects of coal transportation which could have positive or negative health There may be other effects of environmental coal dust on human health, but it . MW of capacity 25 operating facilities % of state's total yearly use of natural gas could be replaced by RNG if potential is realized Bioenergy or biomass energy—the energy from plants and plant-derived materials—has been us ed since . This page was last edited on 15 January , at Content is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike. SourceWatch is a project of the Center for Media and Democracy (CMD).

the protection of aquatic life from the adverse effects of hydrologic alterations in streams and rivers. The report presents: a literature review of the natural flow regime and description of the potential effects of flow alteration on aquatic life (Section 4); examples of narrative criteria that some states have developed to. No adverse hydrologic effects have been noted to date from coal or other geoenergy exploration or development in Oregon, and no effects are expected . Environmental Effects of Contour Coal Strip Mining: Hydrologic Impact Summary Report. University of Tennessee, - Coal mines and mining - 95 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Environmental Effects of Contour Coal Strip Mining: Hydrologic. Coal is not only our most abundant fossil fuel, it is also the one with perhaps the longest history. COAL IS OUR MOST ABUNDANT FUEL Th e United States has more coal reserves than any other country in the world. In fact, one-fourth of all the known coal in the world is in the United States. Th e United States has more coal that can be mined than.