Types of Mining and Fracking

Sophie Koconis, Shelley Saffan, and Emily Bergstrom

Surface Mining

Mining in which soil and the rock over the minerals are removed
http://www.scienceclarified.com/Ma-Mu/Mining.html

Surface Mining Types

Subsurface Mining

The process of digging holes to get to the desired mineral in the ground
http://www.umwa.org/?q=content/types-underground-coal-mines

Subsurface Mining Types

Fracking