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BMP ID: 1709
Title: All surface disturbances will remain 500 feet from riparian areas, surface waters, etc.
Text: Wetlands, Riparian Areas, and Flood Plains: "All surface disturbance, permanent facilities, etc., will remain a minimum of 500 feet away from the edge of surface waters, riparian areas, wetlands, and 100-year floodplains unless it is determined through site specific analysis, approved in writing by the BLM AO, that there is no practicable alternative to the proposed action."
Source Publication Name: Record of Decision: Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the Pinedale Anticline Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Project
Citation Section: Appendix A: BLM's Practices and Restrictions for the Pinedale Anticline Project Area
Citation Page: A-12
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field: Pinedale Anticline Project (GREATER GREEN RIVER)
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: BLM - Pinedale Field Office
1625 West Pine St., PO Box 768
Pinedale, Wyoming  82941  United States
Phone:(307) 367-5300     Alt. Phone:
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Aquatic and Riparian Values
Location: Wyoming
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Date Entered: 2009-02-04 13:44 UTC
Last Updated: 2009-02-04 13:44 UTC