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Published June 19, 2017
Expiration date: 7/19/2017

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Woodland Borrow Pits, LLC, c/o Paul Hogan, Post Office Box 250, Des Allemands, Louisiana 70030.


LOCATION OF WORK: Project site is located on the right descending bank of the Mississippi River, at about 50 miles above Head of Passes, at 22442 LA Highway 23, in Port Sulphur, Louisiana, in Plaquemines Parish, as shown on the attached drawings.


Latitude: 29.58278/Longitude: -89.81306 Hydrologic Unit Codes: 08090100 Lower Mississippi-New Orleans.


CHARACTER OF WORK: Dredge and stockpile sand for commercial sales. Project implementation will require the excavation and deposition of 4,500,000 cubic yards of native material. The applicant has stated that no jurisdictional wetlands will be impacted; therefore, compensatory mitigation has not been proposed.