2 edition of Revegetation of an alpine mine disturbance found in the catalog.
Revegetation of an alpine mine disturbance
Ray W. Brown
Written in English
The first-year results of revegetation research on an alpine mine disturbance on the Beartooth Plateau in Montana were examined. Plant densities were highest on plots treated with topsoil and fertilizer, and native seed species were more successful than introduced ones. Transplanting of native plants gives complete survival.
|Series||Forest Service Research Note -- INT-206|
|Contributions||Johnston, Robert S.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||8 p. :|
Kotanen PM () Revegetation following soil disturbance in a California meadow: the role of propagule supply. Oecologia – Google Scholar Kotanen PM (a) Effects of gap area and shape on recolonization by grassland plants with differing reproductive by: in the Nenana coal field at the Usibelli coal mine near Healy, in the Matanuska coal field at the Jonesville mine north of This paper concerns research that has been conducted Anchorage, and at two test pits in the Beluga coal field west since at mine sites in three different coal fields of by: 2.
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SOIL RECLAMATION OF ABANDONED MINE LAND BY REVEGETATION: A REVIEW V. Sheoran1, A. Sheoran2§, P. Poonia3 1, 3 Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Jai Narain Vyas University,Jodhpur, India 2 Department of Mining Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Jai Narain Vyas University,Jodhpur, India ABSTRACT Mining of mineral resources results in extensive.
Mining of mineral resources results in extensive soil damage, altering microbial communities and affecting vegetation leading to destruction of vast amounts of land.
Reclamation is the process to restore the ecological integrity of these disturbed mine land areas. It includes the management of all types of physical, chemical and biological disturbances of soils such as soil pH, fertility Cited by: Natural Revegetation of 15 Abandoned Mine Land Sites in West Virginia J.
Skousen, * C. Johnson, and K. Garbutt ABSTRACT Fifteen AML sitesranging in age from 13 to 35 yr in Northern West Virginia were selected from three surface-mined coal beds (Pittsburgh, Freeport, and Kittanning) to evaluate plant invasion and establishment on File Size: KB.
PDF | Evaluating techniques for restoring alpine environments is important due to increasing human impacts on Colorado mountains.
We studied restoration | Find, read and cite all the research. Red Dirt Seeds specialises in revegetation and rehabilitiation of mine sites in Western Australia.
Seeds are harvested from existing vegetation from around each mine site and stored in our facility. Below are some examples of the Plutonic Goldmine at the end of the mine's life and then 6 years later, showing revegetation of the barren landscape.
Anglesea Mine Revegetation Strategy Technical Study Introduction Alcoa’s Anglesea mine is located at Anglesea, in south western Victoria, approximately 35 kilometres from Geelong. The Anglesea Mine supplied brown coal to the Anglesea Power Station since its inception in.
applicable to the alpine. In a short area of cut slope in the subalpine zone above Hidden Valley was restored with two treatments in an attempt to deter mine a technique to stabilize these areas.
One site was laid back to the angle of repose at 1 1/ This required considerable cutting of trees above the slope and removal of fill material. Natural State specialises in planning, designing and implementing revegetation programs for native wildlife corridors, riparian revegetation, large scale plantings for carbon sequestration, mine site rehabilitation and shelterbelt plantings.
Arctic and Alpine vegetations along a latitudinal gradient from the equitorial Andean Páramos to the Polar Deserts of the Canadian High Arctic are all adapted to low daily mean temperatures during the growing season. They differ in almost all other respects: environmentally, biologically, and in their susceptibility to disturbance by by: Understanding the natural revegetation of forests disturbed by the dumping of mine wastes is vital for the success of reclamation strategies.
The Gunnar gold mine tailings pond in southeast. Direction de la restauration des sites miniers • Mt of mine tailings have resulted in high acid mine drainage (AMD) • 50 % in sulphurous minerals, significant concentrations of arsenic, cadmium, copper, molybdenum, zinc et sulphur • Deposited without any containment precautions acovering a 76 hectare area • Areas affected by AMD •Arnoux River and its tributariesFile Size: 2MB.
Current approaches to revegetation and reclamation involve both ameliorative and adaptive strategies to allow plant establishment and encourage subsequent vegetation development. Different techniques of revegetation are available for temperate and arid, subtropical regions Cited by: Mt.
Taylor Mine Closeout/ Closure Plan Appendix F - Revegetation and Weed Management Plan July ; Rev 1, December 4 and timing will be chosen to maximize the effectiveness of the nutrient being applied.
Any topdressing materials that have been stockpiled for over a. The chemical, physical and biological properties of disturbed soil and mine tailings are often limited in their ability to support revegetation.
The properties of most concern on these soils are chemical reaction (pH), toxic concentration of certain elements, inadequate microbial populations, and deficiencies of essential nutrients. Mine restoration efforts have focused on N-fixing species of legumes, grasses, herbs, and trees.
Metal tolerant plants can be effective for acidic and heavy metals bearing soils. Reclamation of abandoned mine land is a very complex process. Proceedings of the 25th Annual British Columbia Mine Reclamation Symposium in Campbell River, BC, The Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation REVEGETATION STRATEGY AT THE ISLAND COPPER MINE by David F.
Polster1, Brian Welchman2 and Chris Hanks3 1 Corresponding Author: David Polster, Polster Environmental Services, Deuchars Drive, Duncan, B.C., V9L 1L5.
† Flood-plain revegetation has reduced or eliminated the transport of contaminated sediment, mine waste, or mill tailings downstream. Reclamation is a term commonly used in association with mined lands. The main objective of reclamation is the stabilization of terrain, improvement in File Size: KB.
revegetation Integral to the business’ operation is an emphasis on environmental considerations such as maintaining species integrity and seed purity. Red Dirt Seeds' focus on surpassing minimum environmental standards imposed by government further distinguishes Red Dirt Seeds from many of its competitors, and is evidenced by consistent.
Alpine Vegetation vegetation found in mountainous countries above subalpine vegetation and forests. Despite belonging to various systematic groups, alpine plants have a number of traits in common, depending on similarity of environmental conditions (such as low temperature, short vegetation period, and rapid variations in temperature and humidity).
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Other articles where Alpine vegetation is discussed: mountain ecosystem: Flora: Above the tree line, alpine vegetation comprises a variety of different subtypes including grasslands, mires, low heathlands, and crevice-occupying vegetation.
For example, treeless alpine vegetation is found on mountains above 2, metres in central Japan, grading down to 1, metres in northern Hokkaido. He says that revegetation work in this country is expensive and alternative uses for old mine sites are worth considering.
An example of that, he .Legislation, Technology and Practice of Mine Land Reclamation contains the proceedings of the Beijing International Symposium on Land Reclamation and Ecological Restoration (LRERBeijing, China, October ).
The contributions cover a wide range of topics: Monitoring, prediction and as.