Resources


National and State Mining Organizations

National Associations

American Coal Council
Janet Gellici, CEO
1101 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 600
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: 202-756-4540
Fax: 732-231-6581
E-mail: jgellici@americancoalcouncil.org
Website: www.americancoalcouncil.org


America's Power
American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE)
Steve Miller, CEO
P.O. Box 1638
Alexandria, VA 22313
Phone: 877-358-6699
Website: www.americaspower.org


American Coal Foundation
Alma Hale Paty, Executive Director
101 Constitution Avenue N.W.
Suite 525 East
Washington, DC 20001-2133
Phone: 202-463-2600
Fax: 202-463-2666
E-mail: info@teachcoal.org
Website: www.teachcoal.org


American Society of Mining and Reclamation (ASMR)
3134 Montavesta Road
Lexington, KY 40502
Phone: 859-351-9032
Fax: 859-335-6529
E-mail: asmr@insightbb.com
Website: www.asmr.us


Canadian Geoscience Council
210 Main Street
Wolfville, NS B4P 1C4
CANADA
Phone: 902-542-6125
E-mail: cfes@magma.ca
Website: www.geoscience.ca


Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy
Gean Vavrek, Executive Director
3400 de Maisonneuvre Boulevard West
Suite 1250
Westmount, QB H3Z 3C1
CANADA
Phone: 514-939-2710
Fax: 514-939-2714
E-mail: cim@cim.org
Website: www.cim.org


Coal Association of Canada
Allen Wright, CEO
Marge Martin, Executive Assistant
25 9th Avenue Southeast
Suite 150
Calgary, AB T2G 0R3
CANADA
Phone: 403-262-1544
Fax: 403-265-7604
E-mail: info@coal.ca
Website: www.coal.ca


Energy and Mineral Law Foundation
Sharon Daniels, Executive Director
340 South Broadway
Suite 101
Lexington, KY 40508
Phone: 859-231-0271
Fax: 859-226-0485
E-mail: emlf@aol.com
Website: www.emlf.org


Energy
Information Administration
1000 Independence Avenue Southwest
Washington, DC 20585
Phone: 202-586-8800
E-mail: infoctr@eia.gov
Website: www.eia.gov


International Society of Mine Safety Professionals
P.O. Box 772
Jasper, GA 30143
E-mail: info@ismsp.com
Website: www.ismsp.com

Lignite Energy Council
P.O. Box 2277
1016 East Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58502
Phone: 701-258-7117
Fax: 701-258-2755
E-mail: lec@lignite.com
Website: www.lignite.com


Mineral Information Institute (MII)
An affiliate of the SME Foundation
8307 Schaffer Parkway
Littleton, CO 80127
Phone: 303-948-4236
Fax: 303-948-4265
Website: www.mii.org


Mining History Association
P.O. Box 552
Sedalia, CO 80135
Phone: 303-666-4698
E-mail: doubledlic@aol.com
Website: www.mininghistoryassociation.org


National Coal Transportation Association
Thomas C. Canter, Executive Director
4 West Meadow Lark Lane
Suite 100
Littleton, CO 80127-5718
Phone: 303-979-2798
Fax: 303-973-1848
E-mail: tom@nationalcoaltransportation.org
Website: www.nationalcoaltransportation.org


National Mining Association
101 Constitution Avenue NW
Suite 500 East
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-463-2600
Fax: 202-463-2666
Website: www.nma.org


National Mining Hall of Fame and Museum
120 West 9th Street
P.O. Box 981
Leadville, CO 80461
Phone: 719-486-1229
Fax: 719-486-3927
Website: www.mininghalloffame.org


National Safety Council (NSC)
Janet Froetscher, President and CEO
1121 Spring Lake Drive
Itasca, IL 60143
Phone: 630-285-1121
Fax: 630-285-1315
E-mail: info@nsc.org
Website: www.nsc.org


Pleural Mesothelioma Center
David Sides, Public Outreach Coordinator
1000 N West Street
Suite 1200 #907
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: 855-407-5804
E-mail: dsides@pleuralmesothelioma.com
Website: www.pleuralmesothelioma.com


Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration
David Kanagy, Executive Director (SME)
8307 Shaffer Parkway
Littleton, CO 80127-4102
Phone: 800-763-3132
Fax: 303-973-3845
Email: cs@smenet.org
Website: www.smenet.org


Women in Mining
Scotty Norman, President
P.O. Box 260246
Lakewood, CO 80226
Phone: 303-298-1535
E-mail: WIMnational@womeninmining.org
Website: www.womeninmining.org


Women's Mining Coalition
Jacqueline Cahoon, President
P.O. Box 5815
Elko, NV 89802
Phone: 775-829-2121, ext. 16
E-mail: info@wmc-usa.org
Website: www.wmc-usa.org


State Associations and Organizations

Alabama

Alabama Coal Association
2 Office Park Circle
Suite 200
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Phone: 205-871-3734
Fax: 205-871-3735
E-mail: info@alcoal.com
Website: www.alcoal.com

Alaska

Alaska Coal Association
100 Cushman Street
Suite 210
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Website: www.alaskacleancoal.com

Alaska Geological Society
P.O. Box 101288
Anchorage, AK 99510
E-mail: president@alaskageology.org
Website: www.alaskageology.org


Alaska Miners Association

3305 Arctic Blvd.
Suite 105
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-563-9229
Fax: 907-563-9225
E-mail: ama@alaskaminers.org
Website: www.alaskaminers.org


Resource Development Council for Alaska, Inc.

Jason Brune, Executive Director
121 West Fireweed Lane
Suite 250 Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-276-0700
Fax: 907-276-3887
E-mail: resources@akrdc.org
Website: www.akrdc.org

Colorado

Colorado Mining Association
Stuart A. Sanderson, President
216 16th Street
Suite 1250
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-575-9199
Fax: 303-575-9194
E-mail: colomine@coloradomining.org
Website: www.coloradomining.org


Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists

820 16th Street
Suite 505
Denver, CO 80202
Phone: 303-573-8621
Fax: 303-628-0546
E-mail: admin@rmag.org
Website: www.rmag.org


Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute
Judy Colgan, Executive Director
8057 S. Yukon Way
Littleton, CO 80128-5510
Phone: 303-948-3300
Fax: 303-948-1132
E-mail: mail@rmcmi.org
Website: www.rmcmi.org

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
9191 Sheradon Boulevard
Suite 203
Westminster, CO 80031
Phone: 303-321-8100
Fax: 303-321-7657
E-mail: info@rmmlf.org
Website: www.rmmlf.org

Western Fuels Association, Inc.
Duane Richards, CEO
1100 West 116th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80234
Phone: 303-254-3070
Fax: 303-254-3079
E-mail: wfa@westernfuels.org
Website: www.westernfuels.org

Georgia

Georgia Mining Association
Lee Lemke, Executive Vice President
113 Arkwright Landing
Macon, GA 31210
Phone: 478-757-1211
Fax: 478-757-1949
E-mail: leelemke@georgiamining.org
Website: www.georgiamining.org

Illinois

Illinois Clean Coal Institute
Francois Botha, Director
5776 Coal Drive
Box 6
Carterville, IL 62918
Phone: 618-985-3500
Fax: 618-985-6166
E-mail: fbotha@icci.org
Website: www.icci.org


Illinois Coal Association
Phil Gonet, President
212 South Second Street
Springfield, IL 62701
Phone: 217-528-2092
Fax: 217-523-5191
E-mail: philgonet@springnet1.com
Website: www.ilcoalassn.com

Indiana

Indiana Coal Council
J. Nathan Noland, President
150 W. Market Street
Suite 400
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 317-638-6997
Fax: 317-638-7031
E-mail: admin@indianacoal.com
Website: www.indianacoal.com

Kentucky

Coal Mining Our Future
Haven King, President
P.O. Box 466
Chavies, KY 41727
Phone: 606-435-0470
Website: www.coalminingourfuture.net


Coal Operators and Associates, Inc.
David Gooch, President
Julie M. Wilson, Executive Assistant
P.O. Box 3158
2166 North Mayo Trail
Suite 220
Pikeville, KY 41502
Phone: 606-432-2161
Fax: 606-432-2162
E-mail: coadavidge@se-tel.com
Website: www.miningusa.com/coa


Kentucky Coal Association
Bill Bissett, President
340 South Broadway
Suite 100
Lexington, KY 40508-2553
Phone: 859-223-4743
Fax: 859-233-4745
E-mail: kca@kentuckycoal.com
Website: www.kentuckycoal.org


Kentucky Mining Institute
David Wilder, President
240 South Broadway
Suite 100
Lexington, KY 40508
Website: www.miningusa.com/kmi/


Kentucky Reclamation Association
1850 Lantaff Boulevard
Suite 203
P.O. Box 936
Madisonville, KY 42431
Phone: 502-821-2760
Fax: 502-821-2766


KY Friends of Coal
David Moss, Kentucky Executive Director
340 South Broadway, Ste. 100
Lexington, KY 40508-2553
Phone: 859-233-4743
Website: www.friendsofcoalky.org


Western Kentucky Coal Association
Kim Nelson, Executive Director
P.O. Box 65
Madisonville, KY 42431
Phone: 270-825-8311
Fax: 270-285-8187
E-mail: wkca@cbnsti.com
Website: www.wkycoal.org

Maryland

Maryland Bureau of Mines
160 South Water Street
Frostburg, MD 21532
Phone: 301-689-6104
Fax: 301-689-6544
E-mail: pyencsik@mde.state.md.us
Website: www.mde.state.md.us


Maryland Coal Association, Inc.
59 East Main Street
Frostburg, MD 21532
Phone: 301-689-6609
Fax: 301-689-8384
E-mail: mca@iqcweb.com
Website: www.iqcweb.com/mca


Maryland Coal Inc.
12 Village Parkway
Frostburg, MD 21532
Phone: 301-689-6609
Fax: 301-689-8384
E-mail: marylandcoal@hereintown.net

Missouri

Mining Industry Council of Missouri
Randy J. Scherr, Executive Director
P.O. Box 725
101 E. High Street
Suite 200
Jefferson City, MO 65102
E-mail: rjscherr@swsconsultants.com
Website: www.momic.com

Montana

Montana Coal Council
Bud Clinch, Executive Director
2301 Colonial Drive
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: 406-442-6223
Fax: 406-449-6628
E-mail: mtcoal@aol.com
Website: www.montanacoalcouncil.com

Nevada

Nevada Mining Association
Tim Crowley, President
9210 Prototype Drive
Suite 200
Reno, NV 89521
Phone: 775-829-2121
Fax: 775-852-2631
E-mail: info@nevadamining.org
Website: www.nevadamining.org

New Mexico

New Mexico Geological Society
801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM 87801
Phone: 505-835-5490
Fax: 505-835-6333
E-mail: pubsofa@gis.nmt.edu
Website: www.nmgs.nmt.edu


New Mexico Mining Association
Terry Fletcher, President
1470 St. Francis Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: 505-820-6662
Fax: 505-982-3570
E-mail: nmma@comcast.net
Website: www.nmmining.org


North Dakota

Lignite Energy Council
John W. Dwyer, President
1016 E. Owens Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58502
Phone: 701-258-7117
Fax: 701-258-2755
Website: www.lignite.com

Ohio

International Society of Explosive Engineers
Jerry R. Wallace, President
30325 Bainbridge Road
Cleveland, OH 44139
Phone: 440-349-4400
Fax: 440-349-3788
E-mail: isee@isee.org
Website: isee.org

Ohio Coal Association
Mike Carey, President
17 South High Street
Suite 215
Columbus, OH 43215-3413
Phone: 614-228-6336
Fax: 614-228-6349
E-mail: info@ohiocoal.com
Website: ohiocoal.com

Oregon

Eastern Oregon Mining Association
P.O. Box 930
Baker City, OR 97814
Website: www.h2oaccess.com

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Coal Association
George L. Ellis, President
212 North Third Street
Suite 102
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Phone: 717-233-7900
Fax: 717-231-7610
E-mail: pacoal1@aol.com
Website: www.pacoalassn.com


Families Organized to Represent the Coal Economy (F. O. R. C. E.)
Jeanine Rainone, Executive Director
1200 Maronda Way
Suite 403A
Monessen, PA 15062
Phone: 724-684-8051
Fax: 724-684-4157
E-mail: info@families4pacoal.org
Website: www.families4pacoal.org


Pittsburgh Coal Mining Institute of America
Mary DelRosso
901 Copsewood Drive
Bethel Park, PA 15102
Phone: 412-835-7387
E-mail: mary412d@comcast.net
Website: www.miningorganizations.org


SME Pittsburgh Section
Susan B. Bealko, President
P.O. Box 95
South Park, PA 15129
Phone: 412-386-6720
Fax: 412-386-4865
E-mail: zdp0@cdc.gov
Website: www.smepittsburgh.org

Texas

Texas Mining & Reclamation Association
Shannon S. Lucas, Executive Director
100 Congress Avenue
Suite 1100 Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-236-2325
Fax: 512-236-2002
E-mail: information@tmra.com
Website: www.tmra.com

Utah

Utah Mining Association
Todd R. Bingham, President
136 South Main Street
Suite 709
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Phone: 801-364-1874
Fax: 801-364-2640
E-mail: mining@utahmining.org
Website: www.utahmining.org

Virginia

Virginia Coal Association
W. Thomas Hudson, President
Old City Hall
101 East Broad Street
Suite 425
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804-643-6697
Fax: 804-643-6699
E-mail: betty@wthomashudson.com


Virginia Mining Association
Bill Bledsoe, Executive Director
18 Seventh Street Park Center Avenue
Suite 206
Norton, VA 24273
Phone: 276-679-4211
Fax: 276-679-4942
E-mail: bill@virginiaminingassoc.com
Website: www.virginiaminingassoc.com


Eastern Coal Council
Barbara F. Altizer, Executive Director
P.O. Box 858
Richlands, VA 24641-0858
Phone: 276-964-6363
Fax: 276-964-6342
E-mail: barb@easterncoalcouncil.net
Website: www.easterncoalcouncil.com

Washington

Northwest Mining Association
Laura Skaer, Executive Director
10 North Post Street
Suite 220
Spokane, WA 99201-0772
Phone: 509-624-1158
Fax: 509-623-1241
E-mail: lskaer@nwma.org
Website: www.nwma.org

West Virginia

Citizens for Coal
Roger D. Horton, Founder
Website: www.citizens4coal.wordpress.com


FACES of Coal
(Federation for American Coal, Energy and Security)

Bryan Brown, West Virginia Executive Director
Phone: 304-546-5508
E-mail: info@facesofcoal.org
Website: www.facesofcoal.org


Friends of Coal
P.O. Box 3923
Charleston, WV 25339
Phone: 304-342-4153
Website: www.friendsofcoal.org


Pocahontas Coal Association
P.O. Box 1310
Welch, WV 24801
Phone: 304-294-7768
E-mail: info@pocahontascoal.org


Tri-State Coal Operators Association Inc.
P.O. Box 359
Kingwood, WV 26537
Phone: 304-329-0976
Fax: 304-329-3345
E-mail: rkbolyard@aol.com


West Virginia Coal Association
William B. Raney, President
Chris Hamilton, Executive Vice President
P.O. Box 3923
Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304-342-4153
Fax: 304-342-7651
E-mail: braney@wvcoal.com, chamilton@wvcoal.com
Website: www.wvcoal.com


West Virginia Coal Mining Institute
Royce J. Watts, Secretary Treasurer
P.O. Box 6070
Morgantown, WV 26506-6070
Phone: 304-293-4179
E-mail: royce.watts@mail.wvu.edu


West Virginia Coal Forum
Chris Hamilton, Co-Chair
Fred Tucker, Co-Chair
1615 Washington Street
East Charleston, WV 25301
Phone: 304-957-2306
Website: www.wvcoalforum.org

Wyoming

Wyoming Mining Association
Marion Loomis, Executive Director
1700 West Lincoln Way
P.O. Box 866
Cheyenne, WY 82003
Phone: 307-635-0331
Website: www.wma-minelife.com



Government Agencies

Federal Agencies

Department of Energy (DOE)
1000 Independence Ave. SW
Washington, D.C. 20585
(800) 342-5363
E-mail: The.Secretary@hq.doe.gov
Website: www.energy.gov/

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Lisa Jackson, Administrator
Ariel Rios Building
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20460
Phone: 202-272-0167
Website: www.epa.gov

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA)
1100 Wilson Blvd.
21st Floor
Arlington, VA 22209-3939
Phone: (202) 693-9400
E-mail: MSHAhelpdesk@dol.gov
Website: www.msha.gov

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Jeffrey L. Kohler, Associate Director for Mining
626 Cochrans Mill Road
P.O. Box 18070
Pittsburgh, PA 15236
Phone: (412) 386-5301
E-mail: JKohler@cdc.gov
Website: www.cdc.gov/niosh/mining/

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20192
Phone: (703) 648-4000

Website: www.usgs.gov/

Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM)

South Interior Building, Room 233
1951 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20240
Phone: (202) 208-4006
E-mail: getinfo@osmre.gov
Website: www.osmre.gov/