||Text of BMP
||A BLM approved plan is required on 21-40% slopes where surface disturbing activities cannot be avoided
||"Fragile Soils/Slopes: Planning Area Wide: If surface disturbing activities cannot be avoided on slopes from 21-40% a plan will be required. The plan ...
||A person qualified to identify well-developed soil crusts will be available to monitor activities in areas of such crusts.
||Soils and Vegetation: "A person qualified to identify well-developed soil crusts will be available to monitor activities in areas of such crusts. ...
||Access roads should be practical and avoid erosion. All vehicles will not travel outside of the original access road boundary
||"e. Surface disturbance minimization. (4) Access roads. Existing roads shall be used to the greatest extent practicable to avoid erosion and minimize ...
||Address revegetation methods and soil treatments in reclamation plans
||Coalbed Methane: Reclamation: "Phased reclamation plans will be submitted to BLM for approval prior to individual POD facility abandonment via a ...
||Address soil conservation during initial phases of disturbance
||"Soil conservation should be addressed during the initial phase of any surface disturbing action, thereby maintaining soil productivity and stability ...
||Adequately protect stockpiled topsoil and replaceit on the surface during reclamation
||Soils: "Adverse impacts to soils would be mitigated by adequately protecting stockpiled topsoil and replacing it on the surface during reclamation; ...
||Adhere to the reclamation guidelines presented in BLM 2004
||Soils: "Operators would adhere to the reclamation guidelines presented in BLM 2004."
||After grading, seed or apply erosion control to soil.
||"Final Reclamation: Seed Application: Upon completion of final grading, soil surfaces should either be seeded, or erosion control measures should be ...
||After the drilling pit is sufficiently dry, the pit shall be backfilled.
||"d. Drilling pit closure....(2) Drilling pit closure on non-crop land. All drilling fluids shall be disposed of in accordance with the 900 Series ...
||All areas compacted by drilling operations shall be cross-ripped.
||"c.Compaction alleviation. All areas compacted by drilling and subsequent oil and gas operations which are no longer needed following completion of ...
||All companies submitting APDs and PODs for CBNG projects must submit a soil survey for the project area
||C. Soil Survery Requirements: "All companies submitting APDs and PODs for CBNG projects must submit a soil survey for the project area. One source ...
||All oil, diesel, or hydraulic fluid spills will be cleaned up immediately and removed, including any contaminated soils.
||Waste: "All oil, diesel, or hydraulic fluid spills will be cleaned up immediately and removed, including any contaminated soils. All spill-related ...
||All roads must follow Gold Book standards
||"Soils and Water- Mitigation Measures: Various techniques will be employed to reduce soil erosion. ... Depending upon the site-specific situation, ...
||All segregated soil horizons must be replaced to original positions
||"e. Restoration and revegetation....(1)Revegetation of crop lands. All segregated soil horizons removed from crop lands shall be replaced to their ...
||All topsoils will be removed and stockpiled for reuse
||"All surface soil materials (topsoil) are to be removed from the entire cut and fill area and temporarily stockpiled for reuse during interim and ...
||Allow new surface-disturbing activities on critical soils
||Soil and Water Resources: "SW01/PW30 – Allow new surface-disturbing activities on critical soils on about 75,000 acres within level 3 lands only if ...
||Amend surfaces for dirt roads that must be placed on soils susceptible to ruts, or on steeper grades. Limit travel when the ground is wet.
||"Erosion and Water Quality - Recommended Mitigations: Amend surfaces with gravel, sand, stone, cinders, or other available material for dirt roads ...
||Apply appropriate erosion control measures
||"Appropriate erosion control and revegetation measures will be employed. Grading and landscaping will be used to minimize slopes, and water bars will ...
||Apply biodegradable mulch, netting, or soil stabilizers
||Soil, Erosion, and Sediment Control: "Avoid adverse impacts to soils by applying biodegradable mulch, netting, or soil stabilizers."
||Apply local, native grass seed and mulch to erosive soil.
||"Erosion Control: Apply local, native grass seed and mulch to barren erosive soil areas or closed road surfaces. Mulch material may be straw, wood ...