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Citation Label: NM19
Publication Name: Habitat Handbook.
Publication Type: Guidance/Standards
Section Name: TRENCHING GUIDELINES
Author Name: New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
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Publication Year: 2003
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External Link:

http://wildlife.state.nm.us/conservation/habitat_handbook/index.htm

Local Source File:  
Annotation: "The New Mexico Game and Fish Habitat Handbook is provided in an effort to encourage incorporation of conservation practices in the earliest possible stages of project development. It contains conservation measures, with respect to specific land use practices, targeted toward minimizing impacts of projects on wildlife and wildlife habitats." Specific to the trench guidelines, "Implementing the following recommendations can minimize loss of wildlife."
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Recommended:
Recommended- "The New Mexico Game and Fish Habitat Handbook is provided in an effort to encourage incorporation of conservation practices in the earliest possible stages of project development." (Handbook Homepage)
Ownership:

Intermountain Oil & Gas
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