Mitigation What are we asking it to accomplish?. Prevent adverse impacts Maximize benefits Not create fundamental instability in communities Establish a strong platform for good managment. Mitigation How can you implement it?. Formal requirement in the record of decision
From 1995 to 2007, Sublette Co. Wyoming changed from a rural agricultural county to the larges gas-producing county in Wyoming.
Santa Barbara Tri-county mitigation program responding to OCS development. As a permit condition for OCS activities, 3 counties imposed the SEMP. There was initial disagreement: