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Groundwater Protection Rules Coal Mining Operations (West Virginia)

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West Virginia
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Department of Environmental Protection

These rules establish a series of practices for the protection of groundwater which are to be followed by any person who conducts coal mining operations subject to the provisions of West Virginia Groundwater Protection Act and subject to regulation under the West Virginia Coal Mining and Reclamation Act and/or under West Virginia Water Pollution Control Act as it relates to coal mining operations.