Academic Catalog

MINE425 RECLAMATION AND MINE CLOSURE

Course Code: 5650425
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Mining Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. HAFZE EBNEM DZGN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The need for protection of lands disturbed by mining; planning of a reclamation program; laws and regulations; techniques of reclamation; public opinion; monitoring and control; cost of reclamation; state of mine-environmental protection and reclamation in Turkey. Guidelines for successful reclamation practices, mine closure plan technology and management.