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Sand Dune Mining

Mineral Crusher Facility
Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy

Sand Dune Mining

Contact

Jolene Melchiori
MelchioriJ@Michigan.gov
906-250-2076

Part 637: Sand Dune Mining, is administered by the Oil, Gas, and Minerals Division (OGMD) and is the principal regulation for sand dune mines within designated areas up to two miles inland from Great Lake shorelines. The Statute establishes requirements for permitting, reporting, and reclamation of sand dune mines.

Laws and Rules:
MI Administrative Code for EGLE-Oil, Gas and Minerals Division
Part 637: Sand Dune Mining