15A NCAC 05H .2103 TIMING AND NOTICE OF RECLAMATION
(a) The permittee shall complete reclamation of all disturbed land within two years pursuant to G.S. 113-421(a3).
(b) The permittee shall notify the Department in writing within 30 calendar days following completing reclamation.
(c) The Department shall monitor the well site for compliance with the following standards:
(1) the vegetative cover shall be maintained for a period of one year after the notice has been given before the disturbed land bond under Rule .1404 shall be released by the surface owner; and
(2) the filled or graded areas shall be maintained so as to avoid the formation of depressions or standing pools of water until reclamation is complete.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113-391(a)(5)l;
Eff. March 17, 2015.