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Coalfield plans: South Staffordshire area

Plans showing high and low risk areas, specific risks and surface coal resources in the South Staffordshire local planning authority area.

Documents

South Staffordshire: coal mining risk area plan

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South Staffordshire: specific coal mining legacy plan

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South Staffordshire: surface coal resource plan

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Details

The coal mining development risk plan shows the boundaries of high risk (dark-hatched) and lower risk (lighter-hatched) coalfield areas. This information helps determine the need to [submit a coal mining risk assessment](https://whitehall-admin.production.gov.uk//s:

  • mine entries with potential zone of influence
  • past surface hazards
  • past shallow coal mine workings
  • mine gas
  • probable shallow coal mine workings
  • geological features (fissures and break lines)
  • workable coal seam outcrops
  • surface (opencast) mining

The surface coal resource plan shows the areas of surface coal resources where extraction of the coal can be carried out by surface mining methods.

Published 11 June 2014
Last updated 1 November 2017 + show all updates
  1. Update of map attachments for 2017 data refresh.
  2. Update of map attachments for 2016 data refresh.
  3. Update of map attachments for 2015 data refresh.
  4. First published.