Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement (DOI) (OSMRE)
HQ: Washington, D.C.
Other locations: Birmingham, AL; Denver, CO; Alton, IL; Indianapolis, IN; Lexington, London, Madisonville, and Pikeville, KY; Albuquerque and Farmington, NM; Columbus, OH; Tulsa, OK; Harrisburg, Johnstown, Pittsburgh, and Wilkes-Barre, PA; Knoxville, TN; Big Stone Gap, VA; Olympia, WA; Beckley, Charleston, and Morgantown, WV; and Casper, WY
Mission: To carry out the requirements of the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act in cooperation with states and Indian tribes. The Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement ensures that coal mines are operated in a manner that protects citizens and the environment, assures ...