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Published April 9, 2018
Expiration date: 4/29/2018

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Lafourche Parish Government, 4876 Highway 1, Mathews, LA 70375. 

 LOCATION OF WORK:  In Bayou L’Ours , Sections 16, 32, 33, 34, 40, 41, 42, 44 ,45 T19S-R22E, in Galliano, Louisiana, in Lafourche Parish, within the Barataria Basin in hydrologic unit (HUC 08090301), as shown on the attached drawings (Latitude 29.419069 N, Longitude -90.206855 W).    

 CHARACTER OF WORK:  A portion of the work described herein was previously authorized under an Individual Permit (MVN-2012-00926-WPP) issued to Lafourche Parish Government on November 15, 2012.  The applicant has requested modification to the Department of the Army authorization to dredge and redistribute the material in shallow open water areas to construct and maintain the Bayou L’Ours marsh terraces.  The previous authorization included 100,000 linear feet of terraces totaling impacts to 255.6 acres of water bottoms for the creation of marsh habitat.  The applicant has requested a modification to add approx. 64,047 linear feet of terraces which will increase water bottom impacts to a total of 425.5 acres.  A total of approximately 607,000 cubic yards would be excavated and redistributed for the creation of emergent marsh.  To date, approx. 51,175 linear feet of terraces have been constructed as previously authorized.