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Published Dec. 18, 2017
Expiration date: 1/8/2018

NAME OF APPLICANT: Southern Aggregates, LLC. c/o Matrix New World Engineering, Attn: Lee

Womack, 4451 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70809

LOCATION OF WORK: Project site is located adjacent to Natalbany River, bound by US Interstate

55 to the east, Natalbany River to the west, Tangipahoa Parish Landfill to the north, managed pine

timber acreage to the south, near Independence, in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, as shown on the

attached drawings.

Hydrologic Unit Code: 08070203 - Tickfaw Location: Latitude: 30.676251, Longitude: -90.54164

CHARACTER OF WORK: The applicant proposes to clear, grade, excavate and fill to construct sand

and gravel pits and berms, within approximately 18.6 acres of jurisdictional wetlands and 5.2 acres of

jurisdictional waters for the construction of a 678.8 acre sand and gravel plant. The applicant has

proposed the use of an approved compensatory mitigation bank to offset any unavoidable impacts to

jurisdictional wetlands.