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BMP ID: 7202
Title: Add a supply of water to farm and ranch operations
Text: "Other low impact practices: Add[] a supply of water to farm and ranch operations in the southeast portion of the basin."
Source Publication Name: Reducing Onshore Natural Gas and Oil Exploration and Production Impacts Using a Broad-Based Stakeholder Approach: Adverse Impact Reduction Handbook
Citation Section: 3.3.4 Reducing Impacts: Vintage Versus Emerging Fields: Emergining Field Case Study-Powder River CBNG
Citation Page: 42
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission
PO Box 53127
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma  73152  USa
Phone:405.525.3556     Alt. Phone:
Alternate Contact: ALL Consulting
1718 South Cheyenne Ave.
Tulsa, Oklahoma  74119  United States
Phone:(918) 382-7582     Alt. Phone:
Fax:     E-mail: 
Categories: Water Quantity and Rights
Land Surface Disturbance
Location: Wyoming
Vegetation Types:
General Comments:
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy: "Several ranchers have testified to CBNG water as the salvation of their ranch during the recent extreme drought conditions."
Date Entered: 2010-06-09 17:37 UTC
Last Updated: 2010-06-10 12:17 UTC