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BMP ID: 1446
Title: Apply flood protection measures in floodplains
Text: "[EO11988] states that [if] facilities are to be located in a floodplain (i.e., when there is no practicable alternative), agencies shall ensure that flood protection measures are applied to new construction, or the agency can rehabilitate existing structures."
Source Publication Name: Atlantic Rim Natural Gas Field Final Environmental Impact Statement
Citation Section: Appendix J: Best Management Practices for Reducing Non-Point Source Pollution
Citation Page: J-3
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Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field: Atlantic Rim Natural Gas Field (GREATER GREEN RIVER)
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: David Simons
BLM - Wyoming State Office
5353 Yellowstone Road
Cheyenne, Wyoming  82003  United States
Phone:(307) 328-4328     Alt. Phone:
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Categories: Water Quality and Pollution
Aquatic and Riparian Values
Location: Wyoming
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Date Entered: 2009-02-04 13:40 UTC
Last Updated: 2009-08-22 15:36 UTC