Welcome to the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety


DRMS -- Mission:

To protect the public, miners and the environment during current mining operations, restore abandoned mines, and to ensure that all mined land is reclaimed to beneficial use.

DRMS -- Vision:

The division is committed to balance the need for mineral resource production with protection of the public, environment and Colorado’s natural resources.

Public Meetings
Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board (CMLRB) is a multi-interest citizen board which establishes the regulations, standards and policies that guide the Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety.
News & Notices
COMMENT PERIOD TIME EXTENSION The comment period related to the 110(1) limited impact permit has been extended to Friday, January 23, 2015. Anyone who would like to file additional comments may do so until that time.