A large industrial mining truck carries a load of coal from Black Thunder, the largest surface mine in the U.S. Located in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming, the mine extracts coal that is transported by rail to power plants in the East.
- MELISSA FARLOW
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"industrial mines (active), black thunder (coal mine)", coal (mineral), coal industry and production, concepts (subject), disasters, environmental damage, equipment, industrial equipment, industry and production, minerals, subject, too much to handle (concept), trucks, vehicles, world cultures (subject)
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- National Geographic Public Lands MM6659 magazine, B50041 book