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A project to plug non-functional and abandoned water wells in the Medora Ranger District is under review.

About 23 wells are within the proposal for plugging and reclamation, located within Slope, Golden Valley and Billings counties.


The well project is part of an initiative due to North Dakota state law which requires old and abandoned wells to be plugged by landowners.

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