Coal Mining in Illinois



The following links are provided as information.

ArcIMS Illinois Coal Mine Permit Viewer
Provided by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
Note: you will need to select the "Mined Areas" layer (on the right) in order to see the mines in our area.

In cooperation with Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS), the Office of Mines and Minerals is in search of old underground mine maps of Illinois. For more information on how to help with this initiative please visit: