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Citation Label: MT07
Publication Name: Environmental Assessment for CX Field Expansion and Tongue River Badger Hills Project
Publication Type: Report
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Author Name: Montana Board of Oil and Gas Conservation
Other Authors: Bureau of Land Management
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Publication Year: 2003
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Local Source File: MT07-FidelityCXexpansion.pdf
Annotation: This EA tiers into and incorporates by reference the information and analysis contained in the Final Statewide Oil and Gas EIS jointly prepared by the Bureau of Land Management, Montana Department of Environmental Quality, and the Montana Board of Oil and Gas Conservation and the Programmatic EIS on Oil and Gas Drilling In Montana prepared. This project level EA addresses site-specific resources and impacts not covered in the 2003 EIS or the 1989 EIS.
Required vs.
Recommended -- "The operator (Fidelity) has proposed voluntary mitigation efforts that are intended to reduce overall impacts of the proposed project." Page 12.
Ownership: Ownership: Federal, state, and private. “The lands involved are a mix of private, state-owned and federal lands, all under oil and gas lease.” Pg. 1