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Reclamation aint easy, and drought doesn’t help

May 2, 2013

The challenge of reseeding and general surface reclamation in this arid environment can be a major roadblock for energy development in Wyoming. Thousands of acres …

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There’s $428M in unfunded abandoned mine reclamation work in Wyoming

February 22, 2013

Each year, Wyoming AML staff discovers more of these environmental legacies of the mining industry. As it stands today, the Wyoming AML program’s list of …

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Wyoming could lose another $1.5M in AML, thanks to sequestration

February 21, 2013

Wyoming is set to lose another $1.5 million in Abandoned Mine Land funds, this time due to the impending federal “sequestration” set to begin March …

The Pitch

Public Radio feature’s Samuel Western on Wyoming’s slip on AML funds

November 4, 2012

Wyoming Public Radio news director Bob Beck recently sat down with journalist Samuel Western to visit with him about his recent WyoFile reporting on our …

Columns/Blogs

Wyoming’s congressional delegates faced challengers in live debate

November 2, 2012

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Wyoming’s congressional delegates faced challengers in live debate
By Gregory Nickerson
Wyoming’s congressional incumbents held their own in a debate against challengers last …

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Wyoming’s AML revenue stream slowing to a trickle

April 17, 2012

Wyoming has been successful in mitigating abandoned coal mine problems, but it continues to receive large amounts of funding from the Abandoned Mine Lands Fund. …