Baseline description of socio-economic conditions in the Uintah Basin

Phase I of a two-phase impact analysis of proposed oil shale development: prepared for the White River Shale Oil Project
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Western Environmental Associates , Providence, Utah
Economic conditions, Oil-s
Statement by A. Berry Crawford, Herbert H. Fullerton, W. Cris Lewis of Western Environmental Associates, inc
ContributionsFullerton, Herbert H., joint author, Lewis, W. Cris, joint author, Western Environmental Associates, Inc, White River Shale Project
The Physical Object
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Baseline description of socio-economic conditions in the Uintah Basin: Phase I of a two-phase impact analysis of proposed oil shale development: prepared for the White River Shale Oil Project by Crawford, A.

Berry; Fullerton, Herbert H., joint author; Lewis, W. Cris, joint author; Western Environmental Associates, Inc; White River Shale ProjectPages: The Uinta Basin (also known as the Uintah Basin) is a physiographic section of the larger Colorado Plateaus province, which in turn is part of the larger Intermontane Plateaus physiographic division.

It is Baseline description of socio-economic conditions in the Uintah Basin book a geologic structural basin in eastern Utah, east of the Wasatch Mountains and south of the Uinta Uinta Basin is fed by creeks and rivers flowing south from the Uinta.

UINTAH BASIN PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE November By: Utah Division of Water Resources With input from other State of Utah water agencies (See inside-back cover for participating agencies) U T A H S T A T E W A T E R P L A N This document and other state water plans are available online at: The Uinta Basin has been susceptible to frequent economic boom-bust cycles.

For the most part these have been connected with the discovery or development of various natural resources coupled with national and international economic conditions. The first of these cycles was the rush for fur-bearing animals in the s to s. • To develop an understanding of baseline environmental and socio-economic conditions (especially in the villages of Saraya and Foulata).

• To prepare high level environmental and socio-economic impact assessments based on proposed activities and operations at Block 2. Uintah County Our mission is, through a strong central organization, to unify the tri-county area for economic and social development by representing local governments and utilizing combined resources to enhance the quality of life for the citizenry.

The changes in socio-economic conditions along with climatic conditions have significantly impacted land use change in Afghanistan, however, the impact varies spatially (de Beurs and Henebry, ). Therefore, given the importance of ecosystem services management, particularly of land use, it is necessary for decision makers to understand about.

HOME PAGE. Welcome to the project website for the Uinta Basin Railway Environmental Impact Statement (EIS). Project Introduction. The Seven County Infrastructure Coalition (Coalition) has filed a petition with the Surface Transportation Board (Board) requesting authority to construct and operate an approximately mile common-carrier rail line connecting two termini in Utah's Uinta Basin near.

"The mining of coal, minerals, oil and natural gas production play an important part in Utah's economy, and without these natural resources we would not. Uintah County Commissioners 2nd Floor West Wing E N Vernal (); Vernal City E Main (); Naples City E S () ; State of Utah; Uintah Basin Association of Governments E S Roosevelt () Basin Transit Authority Dispatch: (); Special Service Districts.

Transportation. Uinta Basin Composition Study Scope of Work 7 modeling and inventory collection.

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Additionally, having a robust set of composition samples and results can allow UDAQ to establish emission factors that better represent the specific products in the Basin such that sources can provide more reliable emission inventories to the State and EPA.

About Uintah County. Uintah County is located in the central portion of the Uintah Basin, which extends sixty miles into western Colorado. The northern rim of the basin is formed by the Uintah Mountains, the western rim by the Wasatch Mountains, and the southern rim by the Roan and Book cliffs.

The Uintah Basin is fed by creeks and rivers flowing south from the Uinta Mountains. Enlarge Image Enlarge Map Uinta Basin Drilling Activity - Permits.

More Uinta Basin Drilling Permits Uinta Basin Rig Count Uinta Basin Oil Production Barrels Per Day (bbls/d) (as of 12/31/) more Uinta Basin Production Uinta Basin Production Equivalent daily. Uintah Basin Geography: The Uintah Basin is located in the north-eastern portion of the state of Utah as well as a small portion of Northern Colorado.

The Uintah Basin receives approximately inches of precipitation a year, which leads to many rivers and creeks, including the Green River, Uintah River, Ashley Creek, and the Duchesne River.

Uintah County. As of the population and by was estimated at 31, It was named for the Ute Indians, the tribe that lives in the basin. Its county seat and largest city is Vernal.[1] Located just outside Vernal, the Vernal-Uintah County Airport provides daily scheduled air service to Denver, Colorado.

Vernal Chamber of. Baseline water quality and estimated quantity for selected sites in the southeastern Uinta Basin, Utah, by Janae Wallace, CD (24 p. + 4 appendices), OFR $ Click to purchase. Click to download text pdf; Appendix A; Moderately saline groundwater in the Uinta Basin, Utah Special Study Click to purchase.

Report (pdf- 9MB). Located in the Uintah Basin, Uintah Basin Technical College has offered practical education sincethe first technical school in the state of Utah. Our main campus is located in Roosevelt with a second campus in Vernal.

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A proposed $ billion railway, which could purportedly quadruple oil production in the basin’s Uintah and Duchesne counties, will only make things worse. Uintah Basin Homes for Sale. Included below are homes for sale in the Uintah Basin.

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actions in the Uintah Basin Energy Zone in order to achieve and maintain the goals, purposes, and policies described in this section. (7) Notwithstanding the provisions of this section, the state's grazing and livestock policies and plans on land within the Uintah Basin Energy Zone shall continue to be governed by Sections 63J and 63J   Duchesne and Uintah Counties occupy most of the Basin, and the Uintah and Ouray reservation covers a significant portion of basin lands.

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America's Most Mysterious Places. See our slideshow of America’s Most Mysterious Places.“The very first night there we saw brilliant white and green lights that would respond to our. UDOT Region Three has a leadership role in planning for the future transportation needs of the Uinta Basin, including Uintah and Duchesne counties.

With planned growth in the Basin, the Uinta Rail and Roads project was initiated to look at different transportation options to.

Another link is that the whole area, the Uinta basin in Utah, is, in their own words, “a heavyweight contender for UFO capital of the world.

Since the s, thousands of UFO sightings have been reported in the area, and it is estimated that half of the residents have seen anomalous objects in the sky.Uinta Basin State of the Environment Report (AQ) On August 3,EPA designated parts of the Uinta Basin as a Marginal nonattainment area for the ozone standard ( KB).

The nonattainment boundary was defined as all land in Uinta and Duchesne Counties below a contiguous, external perimeter of 6,feet elevation.Assessor Gets 90% Property Statements Back; Milk Truck, Sedan Collide; Passenger Injured; Duchesne Reports on Polio Fund Drive Which Netted $