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Impacts of oil and gas development on water quality are a concern across the Intermountain West. Of particular concern are: storm water runoff from construction activities, pollution from pits, hydraulic fracturing, and use and disposal of CBM produced water. The following resources provide an introduction to the problems and best practices for each of these issues.
For a complete overview of the Clean Water Act, as it addresses these issues visit the Red Lodge Clearinghouse.
Last substantive additions to Water Quality pages: 05/12/2017