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Citation Label: CO123
Publication Name: Memorandum of Understanding between Town of Erie and Encana Oil and Gas, 2012
Publication Type: MOU/MOA
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Author Name: Town of Erie
Other Authors: Encana Oil and Gas (USA) Inc.
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Publication Year: 2012
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Local Source File: CO123_MOU_between_Town_Erie_Encana_Oil_Gas.pdf
Annotation: This is a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Town of Erie and Encana Oil and Gas Inc. regarding fostering a balanced approach to oil and gas development that is protective of human health, safety and welfare, as well as the environment and wildlife. Erie and Encana enter into the MOU to identify best management practices for Encana's future operations within Erie's town limits.
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Required: "Pursuant to the terms of this MOU, Encana shall include the best management practices listed below on all Forms 2, Application for Permit to Drill, and Forms 2A, Oil and Gas Location Assessment (for new wellsites only), submitted to the Commission for new wells Encana drills after the Effective Date within Erie's town limits."