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BMP ID: 4065
Title: 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.
Text: "Erosion and Water Quality - Recommended Mitigations: Amend surfaces with gravel, sand, stone, cinders, or other available material for dirt roads that must be placed on soils susceptible to ruts, or on steeper grades. Limit travel during periods when the ground is wet."
Source Publication Name: Oil and Gas Development Guidelines: Conserving New Mexico's Wildlife Habitats and Wildlife
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Citation Page: 11
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Usage Type: Recommended
Timing: • Production / Operation / Maintenance
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
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Categories: Soils (Conservation, Pollution, Reclamation)
Land Surface Disturbance
Location: New Mexico
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Date Entered: 2009-03-10 11:25 MDT
Last Updated: 2011-02-06 12:05 MDT