Coal Mining in Boone, Logan, and Mingo Counties, West Virginia

Screenshot of the USEITI case studies showing the Boone, Logan and Mingo counties case study highlighted

The U.S. Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (USEITI) has produced a series of case studies on extractive industries across the United States, focusing on coal, copper, gold, iron, natural gas, and oil.

The case study on coal mining in West Virginia's Boone, Logan, and Mingo counties can be found here. The study includes:

  • The geology and history of coal mining in Boone, Logan, and Mingo counties
  • Production and employment information
  • State costs and revenues from the industry
  • Extensive data sources for interested readers

All of the USEITI case studies can be found here.

Source: U.S. Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative.