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2010-10-26 16:07:00

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peabody Energy has earned two environmental honors from the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the Kentucky Coal Association for the company's restoration of about 850 acres near Wheatcroft, Ky., that has resulted in the creation of pasture for livestock, and thriving habitats for fish and wildlife. The Department of Natural Resources 2010 Commissioner's Award of Excellence in Reclamation recognizes Peabody's outstanding work to restore the former...

2010-09-28 13:44:00

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peabody Energy has earned a major environmental honor from the leading organization of land restoration scientists in North America. The National Association of State Land Reclamationists presented Peabody with its Outstanding Reclamation Award in recognition of achievements at the company's Cottage Grove Mine near Equality, Ill., where Peabody re-established areas of prime farmland, highly productive cropland and wildlife habitat. The honor...

2010-08-20 11:28:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Peabody Energy today announced the company has earned the 2010 Illinois Land Reclamation Award in the coal category from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Office of Mines and Minerals. The honor recognizes Peabody's Cottage Grove Mine near Equality, Ill., for re-establishing areas of prime farmland, highly productive cropland and wildlife habitat in Saline and Gallatin counties in Southern Illinois. "Peabody's leadership in...

2009-09-14 16:21:00

PHOENIX, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Diane J. Humetewa, a nationally recognized expert in Native American law and former United States Attorney for the District of Arizona, has joined global law firm Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P. Humetewa will work out of both the firm's Phoenix and Washington, D.C. offices, focusing on Native American law and client assignments involving water, natural resources, energy and real estate. She will bring additional depth to the firm's national trial...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'