Spoil Piles

Some articles on spoil piles, piles:

Environmental Impact Of The Coal Industry - Water Management
... (percolation) of poor-quality mine water and increased infiltration of precipitation on spoil piles ... may result in Increased runoff of poor-quality water and erosion from spoil piles Recharge of poor-quality water to shallow groundwater aquifers Poor-quality water flow to nearby ... Also waste piles and coal storage piles can yield sediment to streams ...

Famous quotes containing the words piles and/or spoil:

    No matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book.
    Ellen Glasgow (1874–1945)

    Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vines: for our
    vines have tender grapes.
    —Bible: Hebrew The Song of Solomon (l. II, 15)