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Published Dec. 11, 2017
Expiration date: 1/10/2018

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Turtle Island Lake Mitigation, LLC; c/o Pangaea Conservation and Compliance, Attn: Leonard McCauley, P.O. Box 40345, Baton Rouge, LA 70835.


LOCATION OF WORK:  The 1,384 acre site is located approximately 6.0 miles south of Forked Island, Louisiana, in Vermilion Parish, as shown on enclosed drawings (Latitude: 29.792113 N, Longitude:–92.313225 W).  The Project is located within the Mermentau Basin, Hydrologic Unit 08080202.


CHARACTER OF WORK:   Degrade interior levees, elevated roads, and rice dikes, while utilizing approximately 124,000 cubic yards of in situ earthen fill as part of the work to enhance and restore traditional surface hydrology to the site for the construction of a mitigation bank with mixed habitats consisting of coastal prairie, bottomland hardwoods and fresh marsh.