University of Colorado at Boulder
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BMP ID: 8582
Title: Topsoil management for successful reclamation
Text: 2009 Outstanding Oil and Gas Operations Award to Encana "for a topsoil management program that separates and stockpiles different types of excavated topsoils to enhance the reestablishment of soil microbial communities which are important for successful revegetation."
Source Publication Name: 2009 Outstanding Oil and Gas Operations Award (Colorado)
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Citation Page: 2
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Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
• Reclamation
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
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Categories: Vegetation
Soils (Conservation, Pollution, Reclamation)
Location: Colorado
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Date Entered: 2011-03-28 14:19 UTC
Last Updated: 2011-05-05 12:27 UTC