Lappeenranta University of Technology and IMWA Mine Water Short Course

From Ground Water to Acid Mine Water

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Lappeenranta University of Technology and IMWA are giving a Mine Water Short Course (“From Ground Water to Acid Mine Water”) between April 24th and 27th 2018 in Mikkeli, Finland. This Short Course will focus on general mining aspects, which help to understand the formation of mine water. It will cover key aspects of mine water geochemistry and the management as well as treatment of polluted mine water. The lecturer will be Prof Dr habil Christian Wolkersdorfer, SARChI Chair in Acid Mine Water Treatment and Finnish Distinguished Professor for Mine Water Management (you can find details about the course on the website).

The first three days are directed to theoretical issues and the fourth day will intoduce you to mine water flow measurements with the salt dilution method.

Regular registration fees are 850 € for the four days. Discounts for IMWA / FBW members (650 €) and registered students (300 € / 250 €) are available (Registration includes course material and coffee/tea breaks. Lunch not included).

WV Mine Drainage Task Force Meeting

March 27-28, 2018, Morgantown, WV

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March 27-28, 2018

WV Mine Drainage Task Force Meeting

Marriott Waterfront Hotel

Morgantown, WV

This is the 1½-day meeting (just Tuesday and Wednesday).

No field trips, no workshops.

The program will be posted at the first of the year.

For more info, contact:

Dr. Jeff Skousen

Professor and Reclamation Specialist

West Virginia University