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BMP ID: 7929
Title: All facility structures will be painted a color that blends with nature
Text: "All long-term facility structures, including worker housing, will be painted a color that enables the facilities to blend in with the natural background color of the landscape as seen from a viewing distance and location typically used by the public."
Source Publication Name: Record of Decision - West Tavaputs Plateau Natural Gas Full Field Development Plan: Attachment 2
Citation Section: Oil and Gas Best Management Practices
Citation Page: 15/40
Supplemental Documents: Surface Operating Standards and Guidelines for Oil and Gas Exploration and Develoment (aka The Gold Book)
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field: Uinta Basin (UINTA-PICEANCE)
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: BLM - Price Field Office
125 South 600 West
Price, Utah  84501  USA
Phone:435-636-6300     Alt. Phone:
Fax:(435) 636-3657
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Visual Aesthetics
Land Surface Disturbance
Location: Utah
Vegetation Types:
General Comments: See Chapter 5 of Supplemental Document: Drilling and Production Operations
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2010-10-26 13:51 UTC
Last Updated: 2010-11-02 18:00 UTC