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New York Department of Agriculture and Markets: Guidelines for Agricultural Mitigation for Solar Energy Projects

This document from the New York State Dept. of Agriculture and Markets provides guidelines for mitigating construction impacts on agricultural land during the following stages of a solar energy project: Construction, Post-Construction Restoration, Monitoring and Remediation, and Decommissioning. These guidelines apply to project areas subject to ground disturbance within agricultural lands.

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Authority Type
Administrative Regulations / Guidelines
State
New York
Level of Government
State
Law Type
State Administrative Regulations / Guidelines
Keywords
Solar Siting
Citation
New York Department of Agriculture and Markets, Guidelines for Solar Energy Projects - Construction Mitigation for Agricultural Lands (Oct. 2019).

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