University of Colorado at Boulder
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BMP ID: 8592
Title: Seismic projects deserve special planning to minimize impacts
Text: Seismic exploration has been known to have negative impacts on soils and wildlife. As such, seismic projects "deserve special planning to minimize their impacts on lands and wildlife."
Source Publication Name: Drilling Smarter: Using Directional Drilling to Reduce Oil and Gas Impacts in the Intermountain West
Citation Section: Appendix A: Other Means to Reduce Impacts
Citation Page: 20
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Planning / Environmental Review
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: Biodiversity Conservation Alliance
P.O. Box 1512
Laramie, Wyoming  82073  United States
Phone:(307) 742-7978     Alt. Phone:
Fax:(307) 742-7989     E-mail: 
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Wildlife
Soils (Conservation, Pollution, Reclamation)
Land Surface Disturbance
Location: Western Region
Vegetation Types:
General Comments:
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2011-04-27 15:59 UTC
Last Updated: 2011-04-28 12:39 UTC