(1) Each operator shall file copies of an annual report with the department within a time period specified in 82-4-237 , MCA, until such time as full bond is released.
(2) The annual report must include:
(a) the name and address of the operator and the permit number;
(b) the exact number of acres of land affected by the operation during the preceding year and cumulatively;
(c) the extent of backfilling and grading performed during the preceding year and cumulatively;
(d) the extent of vegetative reclamation (seeding or planting) performed during the preceding year (in narrative and map form) , including:
(i) the type of planting or seeding;
(ii) the mixtures and amounts seeded;
(iii) the species, location, and method of planting for site or species specific plantings;
(iv) the date of seeding or planting;
(v) the area of land planted;
(vi) cumulative areas reseeded to date; and
(vii) cumulative acres of each phase of bond released to date;
(e) vegetation monitoring data and analysis pursuant to ARM 17.24.723;
(f) replaced soil depths and a map of all sites sampled;
(g) an inspection map depicting all approved surface features, as required by the department, in or associated with the permit area, reproduced at a scale applicable for field use;
(h) a summary of actions taken to comply with state weed control laws;
(i) an updated cultural resource management table, including a list of sites mitigated and disturbed in the preceding year and sites to be mitigated and disturbed in the coming year; and
(j) any other relevant information required by the department.
(3) Maps containing information listed in ARM 17.24.305(1) must be certified in accordance with ARM 17.24.305.