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Areas of PA that are unsuitable for mining purposes

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  • Designated_Area
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    {"value"=>"Brubaker Run Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Rogues Harbor Run Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Upper Little Muddy Run Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Squaw Run Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Black Bear Run Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Moose/Montgomery Creek Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Pequea Twp. Cherry Hill Orchard", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Hosterman's Pit - Stover Cave", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Muddy Run Watershed", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Bells Gap Run Watershed", "count"=>1} ()
  • Designated_Reason
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    {"value"=>"Strata within the upper Allegheny Group have the potential to produce acid mine drainage.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"A naturally reproducing brook trout population resides in the cold-water alkaline section of Goss Run upstream of the Brisbin Dam. Any new acid mine discharges to Goss Run would have adverse effects on fish populations and water quality.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"UFM technical study on hold. All new surface coal mine permitting activity blocked. Surface mining would result in degradation of surface and groundwater water quality.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Surface mining of Lower Kittanning, Clarion, and Brookville coals and associated overburden have significant potential to produce acid mine drainage. Laurel Run has little capacity to assimilate acidic discharges which may result from mining.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Surface mining on Lower Kittanning, Clairon #1 and #2, and Mercer coals would cause AMD resulting in loss of a planned public water supply and use of Little Muddy Run as a stocked trout fishery and habitat for naturally reproducing brook trout.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Surface mining would degrade surface and groundwater water quality, adversely affecting the present uses of Byrnes Run for three separate community water supplies.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Surface mining would result in degradation of surface and groundwater water quality in the watershed, which is the sole source of the Philipsburg area public water supply.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Surface mining would result in degradation or loss of water supply, renewable resources (aquatic communities including trout species), and fragile lands.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"With the exception of the Upper Freeport coal seam, surface mining activities would result in degradation of surface and groundwater water quality in Rogues Harbor Run.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Surface mining would result in degradation of surface and groundwater water quality affecting public and private water supplies and stream habitat.", "count"=>1} ()
  • Designated_Date
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    {"value"=>"10/1/1988", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"7/21/1984", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"5/7/1988", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"12/14/1996", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"5/24/1986", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"6/10/1995", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"8/25/1990", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"8/20/1988", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"10/10/1992", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"8/27/2011", "count"=>1} ()
  • Petition_No
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    {"value"=>"11909901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"14829901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"37939901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"05869901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"07829901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"17849901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"14829902", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"17939901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"11969901", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"07879901", "count"=>1} ()
  • County
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    {"value"=>"Clearfield", "count"=>5} (), {"value"=>"Cambria", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Centre", "count"=>3} (), {"value"=>"Blair", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Clinton", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Cambria & Clearfield", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Lawrence", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Lancaster", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Bedford", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Elk", "count"=>1} ()
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