Surface mining - Wikipedia - Process of strip mining
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"Strip mining" is the practice of mining a seam of mineral, by first removing a long strip of overlying soil and rock (the overburden). It is most commonly used to mine. Strip mining, removal of soil and rock (overburden) above a layer or seam The common strip-mining techniques are classified as area mining or Mining, process of extracting useful minerals from the surface of the Earth, including.