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MVN-2017-01481-CA

Published Dec. 11, 2017
Expiration date: 12/25/2017

NAME OF APPLICANTLOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE AND FISHERIES, Attn: Artificial Reef Coordinator, Michael McDonough, Post Office Box 98000, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808

LOCATION OF WORK:  Gulf of Mexico, Outer Continental Shelf, Ship Shoal 94,  approximately 25 nautical miles southwest of Cocodrie, Louisiana, off the coast of  Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, as shown on the enclosed drawings.

CHARACTER OF WORK The applicant has requested Department of the Army authorization to deposit 15,000 tons of concrete or limestone rubble and 800 constructed reef modules over a 100 acre area to create the Ship Shoal 94 Artificial Reef, all to enhance and maintain fishing opportunities off the coast of Louisiana.  The reef site is located more than 2 nautical miles from any safety fairway and the charted clearance of 18 feet at the reef site will be maintained.   No special aquatic sites will be affected by this project and no mitigation is anticipated.  This request is pursuant to Act 100, 1986 Louisiana Legislature and National Fishing Enhancement Act of 1984.