Land Use in West Virginia
Surface mining alters the landscape and provides the opportunity for a variety of post-mining land uses from agriculture, wildlife habitat, forestry, building construction, and urban development. Get a basis for reclaiming lands to a variety of uses, providing designs and specifications, and the potential opportunities.
Basics of Land Use
- Income opportunities on reclaimed surface mine lands in central Appalachia
- Use of reclaimed land for horticultural crop production
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WVU Extension Specialist