Mar 16, 2018 Six phosphate mines are currently active. Six mines are 100 percent reclaimed and released from reclamation obligations. of reclamation plan design includes analysis of water quantity and quality impacts, consideration of
In 2015, 27.6 million metric tons of marketable phosphate rock, or phosphorite, was mined in . Jump up ^ NC mineral resources - an overview, North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, accessed 1 July 2016. Jump up ^ Kristin A.