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BMP ID: 11830
Title: Baseline Testing Water Nearest Source in 1 Mile Radius if No Source is Within 1/2 Mile Radius
Text: "7. Baseline Water Quality Testing. ... b. No available water sources within one half mile: If there are no available water sources located within a 1/2 mile radius of a new oil and gas facility, the Operator will test the nearest downgradient available water source that is within a one-mile radius of the oil and gas facility."
Source Publication Name: (Draft) Memorandum of Understanding Between Elbert County and Operator
Citation Section:
Citation Page: 3
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Monitoring
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: Water Quality and Pollution
Location: Colorado
Vegetation Types:
• Suburban / urban
General Comments: Local Government - Operator MOU
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2016-06-28 14:36 UTC
Last Updated: 2016-06-28 17:51 UTC