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BMP ID: 2648
Title: Quality of produced water determines the possibility of future irrigation.
Text: Water management: Beneficial Use: Irrigation: "... the quality of produced water would determine the extent to which the water could be used for irrigation. Irrigation uses have a defined range of acceptable water quality depending upon soil type and crop selection but some coal aquifers are reported to contain suitable water."
Source Publication Name: Handbook on Best Management Practices and Mitigation Strategies for Coal Bed Methane in the Montana Portion of the Powder River Basin
Citation Page: 26
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
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Categories: Water Quality and Pollution
Grazing and Agriculture
Location: Montana
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Date Entered: 2009-03-05 12:57 UTC
Last Updated: 2011-02-22 11:37 UTC