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BMP ID: 2580
Title: Applicant will bear costs associated with discovery of paleontological resources during operation
Text: Oil and Gas Well Development: General: "The applicant will bear the cost of any required paleontological appraisals, surface collection of fossils, or salvage of any large conspicuous fossils of significant scientific interest discovered during the operation."
Source Publication Name: Record of Decision and Resource Management Plan Amendments for the Powder River Basin Oil and Gas Project
Citation Section: Appendix A, Section A.4.2: Standard Conditions of Approval for All Wells
Citation Page: A-23
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Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: BLM - Buffalo Field Office
1425 Fort St.
Buffalo, Wyoming  82834  United States
Phone:(307) 684-1100     Alt. Phone:
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Categories: Cultural/Historic
Location: Wyoming
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Date Entered: 2009-02-28 11:47 UTC
Last Updated: 2010-02-26 13:59 UTC