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BMP ID: 1310
Title: Address local scour of crossing for pipeline safety
Text: "In addition to long-term channel degradation at the pipeline crossing, local scour of the crossing must be addressed for pipeline safety."
Source Publication Name: Vernal Resource Management Plan Draft Environmental Impact Statement
Citation Section: Appendix B: Hydraulic Considerations for Pipelines Crossing Stream Channels
Citation Page: B-3
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Planning / Environmental Review
• Monitoring
Oil / Gas Field: Uinta Basin (UINTA-PICEANCE)
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: BLM - Vernal Field Office
170 South 500 East
Vernal, Utah  84078  United States
Phone:(435) 781-4400     Alt. Phone:
Fax:(435) 781-4410
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Water Quantity and Rights
Water Quality and Pollution
Land Surface Disturbance
Location: Utah
Vegetation Types:
General Comments:
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2009-02-04 13:40 UTC
Last Updated: 2011-07-17 12:28 UTC