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Ohio Valley Mushroom Farm, Acid-Mine Drainage (AMD)

Ohio Valley Mushroom Farm Site in North Lima, Ohio

 

Eastern Ohio is home to over 1,000 abandoned underground mines (AUM), mostly from coal production, which began more than 200 years ago. The Mushroom Farm site, located in North Lima, Ohio is plagued with acid mine drainage (AMD) resulting from surface mining conducted in the 1980's and an AUM from the late 1800's.

 

Read more... rave.ohiolink.edu/etdc/view?acc_num=akron1353785356

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Taken on April 4, 2014