This document provides measures intended to limit the impact of construction of a pipeline on agricultural productivity or on other lands where it is important to maintain the natural soil and drainage attributes.
It has been developed by the Ohio Department of Agriculture, Division of Soil and Water Conservation as a recommendation of what is considered best practice for the protection of Ohio’s soil and water resources during pipeline installation.
These practices are not to be considered as mandatory requirements unless cited by other laws, rules or legal agreements. Users are encouraged to use them as guidance for development of plans, on-site practices and implementation or for remediating problem areas.
Ohio Department of Agriculture
Division of Soil and Water Conservation
8995 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068