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BMP ID: 4224
Title: No surface disturbance from December 15- March 15 that would displace deer and elk.
Text: "Wildlife, Crucial Deer and Elk Winter Range: Planning Area Wide: Disturbance activities would not be allowed from December 15 to March 15 that would displace deer and elk from more than 10% of their total winter habitat at any given time."
Source Publication Name: Vernal Resource Management Plan Draft Environmental Impact Statement
Citation Section: Appendix K - Surface Stipulations Applicable to all Surface-Disturbing Activities
Citation Page: K-14, K-15
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Construction / Siting / Design
• Drilling
• Production / Operation / Maintenance
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: Wildlife
Location: Utah
• Deer
• Elk
Vegetation Types:
General Comments:
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2009-03-17 13:11 UTC
Last Updated: 2009-07-22 13:01 UTC