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BMP ID: 11822
Title: Operational Impacts at Wells With Setbacks Less Than 1000 Feet Must Be Mitigated
Text: "3. Setbacks. Any setbacks less than one-thousand feet (1000') from a building unit or outdoor venue or recreation area as defined by COGCC, shall be mitigated for noise, dust, lighting and visual impacts. This requirement can be waived by all surface owners within one-thousand feet (1000') of proposed well location as determined by the Oil and Gas Location Assessment (OGLA)."
Source Publication Name: (Draft) Memorandum of Understanding Between Elbert County and Operator
Citation Section:
Citation Page: 2
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Construction / Siting / Design
• Drilling
• Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: Elbert County Board of County Commissioners
215 Comanche St
Kiowa, CO  80117  United States
Phone:303-621-3126     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Visual Aesthetics
Land Surface Disturbance
Location: Colorado
Vegetation Types:
• Suburban / urban
General Comments: Local Government - Operator MOU
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2016-06-28 14:10 UTC
Last Updated: 2016-06-28 14:10 UTC