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Shallow Water Absheron Peninsula 2D Seismic Survey

 

2D seismic ESIA


Shallow Water Absheron Peninsula 3D Seismic Survey

BP as the operator of the Shallow Water Absheron Peninsula (SWAP) project announces that a draft Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) document has been produced for planned 3D seismic data acquisition as part of BP’s work obligation and is available for public review and comment.


The document examines the potential environmental and social impacts of the project, and describes recommended mitigation measures.

 

The ESIA document and an accompanying non-technical summary have been produced in the Azerbaijani and English languages.

 

Cover page 

Acknowledgements
Content
Units and Abbreviations
Non-Technical Summary 
Introduction 
Policy. Regulatory and Administrative Framework 
Impact Assessment Methodology
Project Description 
Environmental Description

Socio-Economic Description

Consultation and Disclosure

Environmental Impact Assessment, Mitigation and Management

Socio-Economic Impact Assessment, Mitigation and Management

Cumulative, Transboundary and Accidental Events
Environmental and Socio-Economic Management

Residual Impacts and Conclusion

 

Appendix 5A Caspian Seals Report

Appendix 5B. Birds Report

Appendix 5C, Ecology Survey

Appendix 5D. Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Survey Findings

Appendix BA. SWAP 3D Seismic Survey - Underwater Sound Study

Appendix 10A. SWAP 3D Seismic Survey Oil Spill Contingency and Response (OSCAR) Modelling