Land Reclamation Act (Missouri)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Missouri

Applies to States or Provinces Missouri
Name Land Reclamation Act (Missouri)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Coal with CCS, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


It is the policy of the state to balance surface mining interests with the conservation of natural resources and land preservation. This Act authorizes the Land Reclamation Commission of the Department of Natural Resources to adopt and promulgate rules and regulations pertaining to land reclamation, addresses permitting procedures, and describes reclamation requirements and conditions.

Policy Contact

Department Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Division Land Reclamation Program
Address P.O. Box 176
Place Jefferson City, Missouri
Zip/Postal Code 65102
Phone 800-361-4827
Phone 2 573-751-4041

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Mo. Rev. Stat. 444.760 through 444.790

Authority 2: Code of State Regulations 10-40