Production by Coal Seam: (Short Tons)

Coal Seam 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990
Total 24,170,134 24,905,379 29,429,031 26,937,574 30,486,961 31,445,858 31,732,066 32,600,564 33,259,581 32,248,799 34,001,910 36,889,166 36,782,062 37,489,940 38,805,245 40,090,647 42,561,779 42,335,186 46,500,106
Addington - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3,037 30,365 4,513 - - -
Aily 103,846 28,311 - - 86,983 184,058 211,096 77,924 - - 12,451 12,451 16,366 45,915 43,611 60,018 34,049 1,581 -
Alma 86,989 - - - 275,993 217,659 353,173 307,510 17,241 - - - - 65,076 - - - - -
B SEAM - - - - - - - 3,196 205,609 - 910 - - - - - - - -
Bandy - - - - - - - 15,191 169,315 - 22,206 - - - - - - - -
Big Fork - - - 46,536 40,856 - - - - - - - - - - 630 1,419 18,396 20,109
Blair 846,501 757,109 713,130 1,006,677 794,043 761,994 351,296 913,753 706,540 2,389,340 1,426,693 1,439,527 - 703,142 1,032,288 736,546 770,110 1,079,026 1,463,862
Blair Marker - - 28,421 - - - - - 3,615 7,356 1,971 19,403 1,207,813 - - - - - -
Blair Rider 25,491 - 106,120 - - - - - - 4,144 - - - - - - - - -
Blue Crystal - 6,984 - - - - - 14,330 - - - - - 911 - - - - -
Bolling - - - - - - 5,552 - 1,839 - - - - - - - - - -
C Seam - - - - - - - - 187,781 - 9,948 - - - - - - - -
Campbell Creek 2,709 - - 1,545 - 5,440 - 31,704 - 150,663 266,248 250,427 109,043 672,191 147,775 262,943 212,691 377,698 214,789
Cedar Grove 225,013 174,145 302,827 592,399 113,201 215,429 157,964 154,863 126,077 138,465 23,970 107,560 117,081 111,724 50,981 192,340 308,664 129,573 203,874
Clintwood 387,764 503,958 508,667 426,232 638,689 428,595 624,032 922,489 907,062 1,065,276 1,447,454 1,113,688 1,893,224 1,507,866 1,461,268 2,192,869 2,218,696 1,962,463 2,520,502
Clintwood Mkr. 11,823 - 13,612 - - 5,041 - - - 70,619 90,240 - 16,370 14,688 - - - - -
Cove Creek - - - - - - - - - - - - - 53,176 36,727 53,122 48,120 27,144 50,764
Creech 202,939 345,096 327,616 62,992 25,299 13,339 111,027 113,424 19,953 9,511 3,931 - - - - - - - -
Creech Sea 18,987 - - - - - - 4,155 - 2,194 - - - - - - - - -
Darby 203,835 56,906 - - 788 - - 21,957 4,117 - 1,991 23,647 27,864 228,959 360,677 314,489 - - -
Dorchester 2,219 228,827 471,862 281,139 578,796 312,752 389,290 565,503 740,172 877,553 573,585 1,466,458 976,614 2,313,223 2,703,835 2,809,305 3,676,226 4,097,932 4,751,056
Dorchester Coal Zo - - - 8,128 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
E Seam 63,350 17,082 - 249,590 193,897 - - 3,867 25,449 118,494 30,482 - - - - - - - -
Eagle 788,400 460,662 741,433 983,528 831,019 904,404 411,783 671,145 715,938 559,431 418,346 612,325 860,707 344,306 376,300 251,951 231,494 355,334 619,797
Edwards - - - - 60,244 332,580 - - 324,116 335,796 267,645 - - - - - - - -
F Seam 37,023 96,153 - - - - - 6,615 74,814 - 14,391 - - - - - - - -
G Seam 188,588 70,138 - 2,190 - - - 4,811 53,552 - 6,023 - - - - - - - -
Gin Creek 10,311 - 69,437 - - - - - - - 87,906 - - - - - - 6,825 2,106
Glamorgan - 163,409 97,775 92,329 118,385 159,097 198,037 193,341 77,759 - - - - - - - - - -
Greasy Creek - - - - - - 251,867 583,345 592,476 621,702 242,006 83,848 250,888 210,668 321,166 520,428 594,139 895,997 879,034
H Seam 53 - - - - - - - - - 9,558 - - - - - - - -
Hagy 663,133 419,483 216,659 196,999 245,899 437,785 591,312 693,256 889,986 610,924 469,994 396,816 515,563 496,727 395,857 372,886 580,138 1,080,306 816,142
Hagy Rider - - - - 1,899 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Harlan 329,715 283,246 272,371 191,258 - 290,531 329,892 411,240 78,119 502,371 189,954 146,370 448,651 405,327 567,424 302,353 - - -
Harlan Rider - - - - - - - - - 13,061 - - 98,442 64,143 84,748 - - - -
High Splint 252,923 776,287 112,661 500,907 1,232,065 1,349,188 271,392 84,295 24,112 101,007 11,663 82,782 188,040 206,634 443,285 615,743 480,748 397,697 188,575
House 140,162 478,114 231,124 303,184 306,378 101,769 490,156 129,039 119,039 77,712 65,303 173,334 - 161,757 18,080 - - - -
I Seam - - - - - - - - 24,415 - 21,250 - - - - - - - -
Imboden 1,348,529 1,283,502 1,338,974 1,356,162 956,301 758,567 809,849 955,297 1,901,397 1,746,171 1,119,843 682,668 1,019,602 599,433 1,775,221 1,209,101 - - -
Imboden Mkr. - - - - - - - - - - - - 6,868 - - - - - -
Imboden Rider - - - - - - - - 318 - - - - - - - - - -
Jack Rock - 108,090 5,172 - - 46,470 86,413 - 97,947 35,409 27,826 - - - - - - - -
Jawbone 1,161,717 1,620,506 1,621,588 1,972,771 1,771,554 1,905,390 2,864,117 1,903,566 2,301,105 2,484,565 2,569,427 3,209,860 2,777,149 2,783,561 3,888,972 4,350,907 4,876,456 4,817,926 4,587,796
Jawbone Rider 47,784 60,777 8,621 28,819 325,389 - - - - - - - 29,750 77,127 - - - - -
Kellioka - - - - - - - 30,031 - 1,571 - 170,321 - - - - - - -
Kelly 187,311 322,786 541,543 547,047 429,276 1,202,830 898,543 1,281,993 1,212,118 1,050,175 1,103,151 1,558,667 1,130,497 1,077,162 1,394,438 1,325,738 1,799,703 1,320,360 119,559
Kelly Rider - - - - - - - - - - - - - 860 2,182 - - - -
Kennedy 364,694 166,223 198,412 211,082 140,741 292,794 313,460 395,131 556,446 792,041 957,325 495,868 636,204 2,311,724 920,226 1,055,205 1,307,268 1,652,555 1,585,149
Kennedy Rider - - - - 6,924 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Little Red 1,021 48,978 42,053 85,619 71,082 21,524 71,529 41,942 - 19,849 18,275 52,379 51,342 59,715 - - - - -
Low Splint 814,721 907,567 1,269,642 573,765 1,071,006 1,116,365 2,024,321 2,017,783 1,576,776 1,722,016 1,420,901 2,087,202 1,299,229 719,656 640,622 675,665 600,381 581,831 793,643
Low Splint A - 106,300 4,344 34,536 - - - - - - - - - 81,271 - 36,107 - - -
Low Splint B - - - 8,789 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Low Splint C 75,225 - - 124,939 83,743 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Low Splint C & D 450,213 - 293,990 1,019,912 646,601 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lower Banner 2,542,700 2,691,636 2,937,021 2,960,098 2,816,785 2,938,445 2,650,958 2,023,531 1,389,994 1,412,741 919,419 9,466,715 1,262,234 762,608 600,070 856,127 1,264,711 957,261 1,417,786
Lower Bolling 130,550 48,480 5,357 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lower Ceder Grove 2,787 48,148 400,905 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lower Clintwood 93,971 95,201 98,402 4,234 - 2,888 - - 120,898 320,520 - 88,876 185,526 - - - - - -
Lower Horsepen - - 79,937 - - - - - - - 259,256 110,785 250,657 294,020 70,018 149,012 110,644 94,357 131,628
Lower Imboden 7,387 - - 114,452 - - - - 534 - - - - - - - - - -
Lower Mason - - - - - - - - - - - - 100,727 77,041 - - - - -
Lower Parson 16,827 - 1,987 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lower Seaboard - - - - - - - - 0 22,657 230,539 588,130 819,939 971,308 680,023 985,494 387,144 659,893 558,128
Lower St. Chas. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 597,656 671,338 521,261 597,348
Lyons - 52,154 - - 31,519 290,586 91,109 114,026 308,545 379,355 641,925 608,583 387,190 128,676 263,310 176,379 165,817 498,593 395,151
Middle Banner - - - - - 29,612 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Middle Seaboard - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 50,245 21,883 18,770 26,202 36,568
Morris 233,357 121,399 70,149 247,014 10,827 87,552 14,959 278,338 198,916 165,587 272,206 65,882 - - 44,924 - 24,443 91,021 140,040
Norton 752,688 878,720 872,006 629,745 - 451,144 1,477,791 1,248,180 1,809,889 402,817 1,907,956 1,998,618 1,424,954 1,200,781 356,663 507,353 - - -
Norton Rider - - 42,096 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Norton 2 - - - - 436,237 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Norton 3 - - - - 140,568 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Number 8 - - - 185,797 21,428 573 56,855 83,337 78,411 100,520 - - - - - - - - -
Number 13 170,184 - 305,014 323,774 57,824 22,492 223,931 319,112 19,324 - - - - 133,399 39,465 - - - -
Number 14 170,441 - 533,308 164,985 - 65,701 34,480 26,963 - - - - - - - - - - -
Owl 29,262 22,952 9,630 7,526 41,433 59,228 50,119 122,871 30,567 81,126 76,131 79,423 79,098 180,796 - - - - -
Pardee - - - 107,693 293,373 628,086 13,063 - - 119,209 - - 322,024 - 86,503 828,682 645,300 914,119 340,674
Parsons 305,557 442,951 514,957 950,821 1,161,404 964,802 670,129 627,185 498,204 221,876 893,243 399,396 - 457,238 511,108 - 675,986 - -
Phillips 111,169 240,317 408,087 592,003 769,678 959,848 683,405 511,158 431,558 433,201 331,125 419,882 537,210 502,254 - 557,029 675,986 540,741 382,465
Pinhook 129,217 160,214 277,070 312,523 36,903 283,367 76,119 293,502 176,440 141,176 95,748 150,581 206,429 171,495 269,731 186,573 51,669 10,217 41,796
Pocahontas - - - - 68,023 400,953 463,964 284,412 3,988 - - - - - 1,525,737 - - 218,500 -
Pocahontas Number 1 31,128 93,367 1,143 87,272 257,567 - - - - 156,107 - 1,324,687 - 432,601 267,989 - - - -
Pocahontas Number 2 - - - - - - - - - 302,986 - - - - - - - - -
Pocahontas Number 3 3,530,714 2,816,797 5,290,900 3,244,139 5,909,986 6,566,349 6,237,596 6,781,822 6,725,982 6,033,054 7,242,989 6,560,073 6,594,314 7,310,024 5,627,393 6,321,131 9,173,245 8,675,004 9,857,526
Pocahontas Number 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - 1,330,440 - - - - - -
Pocahontas Number 5 181,540 309,449 311,544 - 267,660 105,646 - - 327,418 278,444 34,086 - - - - - - - 23,195
Pocahontas Number 8 - - - - - - - - - - 108,710 135,843 24,448 105,643 48,025 49,670 - - -
Pond Creek 106,608 - 5,281 56,084 59,938 - 184,689 91,781 - - - - - - - - - - -
Pond Recovery 9,422 - - - - 32,910 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Raven 203,647 230,519 - 142,558 295,219 465,405 1,044,811 382,739 126,335 79,909 60,884 63,094 343,691 474,193 786,450 1,778,294 1,970,918 1,962,475 2,284,864
Raven 1 - - 13,969 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Raven 2 - - 10,487 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Raven Marker - - 10,558 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Red Ash 72,508 88,431 216,235 46,560 55,892 26,624 17,997 79,862 128,193 147,913 613,073 1,093,630 739,783 782,786 992,230 29,644 - - -
Red Wine 6,448 5,946 27,716 2,371 1,699 - 186,620 531,272 - - 77,224 - - - - - - - -
Redwine - - 100,670 186,367 - - - - 1,906 288,024 - - - - - - - - -
Splashdam 1,630,947 1,959,330 1,116,636 1,087,898 375,294 1,569,075 1,385,796 1,697,939 1,600,204 1,278,266 1,761,008 2,193,718 2,087,247 1,991,463 2,250,288 2,600,355 2,565,344 3,236,037 3,928,846
Splashdam 1 208,819 269,519 60,817 364,812 1,025,949 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Standiford - - - - - - 173,848 269,331 456,914 428,452 1,004,878 897,165 1,190,287 191,941 376,553 - - - -
Taggart 992,580 1,241,620 1,517,439 1,015,874 1,033,302 2,503,375 1,823,782 1,534,389 1,669,019 805,649 784,725 644,308 577,501 688,315 944,343 1,114,554 1,799,756 1,157,021 1,938,619
Taggart Mkr. 3,735 234,791 359,916 458,738 330,610 - 366,084 542,551 452,457 421,010 329,543 45,563 269,170 186,270 75,737 175,852 57,093 3,535 214,680
Taggart Mkr.} - - 38,950 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Taggart A - - - 13,298 - - - 121 - - - - - - - - - - -
Taggart B - - - 233,665 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Taggart E - - - - - - - - - - - 14,288 13,736 - - - - - -
Taggart F - - - - - - - - - - - 3,927 8,908 - - - - - -
Taggart H - - - 2,027 209,382 - - - - - - 27,302 224,246 - - - - - -
Tiller 1,154,214 1,443,863 1,392,233 984,583 947,801 865,008 789,950 825,411 439,937 268,375 470,245 455,534 314,331 332,594 554,027 586,123 599,107 570,292 569,058
Unkown 100,176 - - 479,580 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Unkown Riger - - - - - - - 155 - - - - - - - - - - -
Upper Banner 191,189 23,323 865,266 - 152,040 746,749 836,697 1,087,361 1,495,004 1,046,167 1,115,704 1,395,762 1,593,988 1,823,544 2,024,524 2,294,765 1,953,510 1,614,341 1,702,739
Upper Banner 1 - 245,039 80,301 547,766 495,981 - - - - 43,891 - - - - - - - - -
Upper Banner Marker - - - 55,002 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Upper Bolling 96,068 14,804 10,593 - - 1,490 - 2,874 - 5,652 - - - - - - - - -
Upper Clintwood 62,155 17,769 14,567 - - - - - 25,238 242,985 - - - 60,917 398 - - - -
Upper Elkhorn 103,422 - - - - - 20,396 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Upper Horsepen - - 16,945 12,114 - - 99,342 115,571 194,289 280,651 719,549 760,526 708,524 329,832 - 593,601 709,450 714,957 876,123
Upper Mason - - - - - - - - - - 158,093 394,343 411,075 492,662 397,645 - - - -
Upper Parson - 564,695 381,178 - - - - - 237,752 165,293 - - - - - - - - -
Upper Standiford 66,715 - 62,573 140,929 108,310 - - 75,466 40,065 168,629 707,727 178,935 305,902 1,231,776 568,007 1,141,747 1,701,689 1,046,951 896,713
Wallens - - - - - - - - 223,155 450,029 - 680,237 745,775 448,933 - - - - -
War Creek - 31,631 47,667 79,357 - - - - - - - 3,382 - - - - - - -
Wax 107,768 163,502 381,217 46,573 46,086 111,507 22,579 12,813 - 36,385 102,156 26,506 16,072 - 861 222,066 275,544 19,762 341,073
Wilson 69,044 192,418 233,293 76,994 1,522,007 196,234 218,896 83,792 313,242 5,355 150,881 342,671 29,349 406,834 1,029,240 1,009,936 - - -
Wilson Rider - - - 2,280 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
No seam indicated - - 766,778 - 459,186 6,608 - - - - - 5200 - - - - - - -

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