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ConocoPhillips employs a comprehensive mitigation hierarchy approach to address biodiversity risks and impacts, beginning with avoidance, followed by minimization, restoration and offsetting where necessary. In Alaska, they conduct aerial infrared surveys to look for heat signatures indicative of polar bear dens. New pipelines and roads in Alaska are also constructed to facilitate unimpeded caribou movement. In North Dakota's Bakken area, sharp-tailed grouse are studied to inform development and avoid impact on populations. Similarly, in the Permian Basin, knowledge of ecologically sensitive areas is integrated into development plans to avoid or minimize impacts. To minimize the footprint and impact of seismic surveys, advanced technologies are utilized, such as glider technology in Norway and high-resolution imaging in Canada.

Restoration efforts include enhancing habitat connectivity and controlling invasive species in the Permian Basin, reclaiming gravel mine sites in Alaska and removing offshore platforms in Norway. In Canada, collaboration with local Indigenous communities led to the implementation of habitat offset programs and two strategic voluntary biodiversity offsets. In Australia, contributions to a required biodiversity offset helped conserve almost 60% of Curtis Island. Additionally, proactive and charitable conservation initiatives further demonstrate a commitment to biodiversity conservation. Through these proactive measures, ConocoPhillips aims to meet regulatory requirements and exceed environmental stewardship expectations, supporting the long-term health and sustainability of ecosystems impacted by operations.

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