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BMP ID: 151
Title: Avoid or mitigate the impact of surface-disturbing activities on riparian-wetland areas.
Text: FLOODPLAINS AND RIPARIAN AREAS: "RI01 — Avoid or mitigate the impact of surface-disturbing activities on riparian-wetland areas. Riparian habitat will be protected by limiting surface-disturbing activities to established ROW corridors and crossings and by restricting grazing."
Source Publication Name: Final Environmental Impact Statement and Record of Decision Castle Peak and Eightmile Flat Oil and Gas Expansion Project Newfield Rocky Mountains Inc.
Citation Section: Table 1 Project Implementation and Conditions of Approval for the Castle Peak and Eightmile Flat Oil and Gas Expansion Project
Citation Page: 14
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Required
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field: Castle Peak, Eightmile Flat, Monument Butte-Myton Bench
Surface Ownership: • Federal
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
Primary Contact: BLM - Vernal Field Office
170 South 500 East
Vernal, Utah  84078  United States
Phone:(435) 781-4400     Alt. Phone:
Fax:(435) 781-4410     E-mail:utvnmail@blm.gov
Alternate Contact:  
 
Categories: Aquatic and Riparian Values
Land Surface Disturbance
Grazing and Agriculture
Location: Utah
Species:
Vegetation Types:
• Riparian
General Comments:
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Date Entered: 2009-02-04 13:04 MDT
Last Updated: 2011-02-09 12:58 MDT