From Open Energy Information
|NEPA Resource Analysis
Present, Potentially Affected +
|NEPA Resource Comment
Permanent impacts to vegetation in the study area would consist mainly of loss of upland open forest and, to a lesser extent, sagebrush from construction of the proposed action. +
|NEPA Resource Imposed Mitigation
The following mitigation measures would be …
The following mitigation measures would be employed to reduce or avoid potential impacts to the Steamboat Buckwheat.
*Stockpiling soils, storing equipment, and parking construction vehicles would be maintained in a designated staging area which already lack significant stands of vegetation.
*Prior to construction activities, on-site Steamboat Buckwheat habitat would be fenced by a qualified biologist, and construction workers would be instructed to avoid the plants.s would be instructed to avoid the plants. +