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BMP ID: 8313
Title: A lek within 3.2 km of a producing well is in a disturbed area, one greater than 3.2km - area of no disturbance
Text: Research Needs and Recommendations: Defining Disturbed and Non-Disturbed Areas to Evaluate the Effects on Leks: "a lek located ≤ 3.2 km (2 mi) from a producing well (should) be classified as occupying a disturbed area. Conversely, a lek location > 3.2 km to the nearest producing well should be classified as occupying an area of no disturbance."
Source Publication Name: Reducing Onshore Natural Gas and Oil Exploration and Production Impacts Using a Broad-Based Stakeholder Approach: Adverse Impact Reduction Handbook
Citation Section: 4.5.8
Citation Page: 94
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Usage Type: Recommended
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Date Entered: 2010-11-30 20:55 MDT
Last Updated: 2010-11-30 21:17 MDT