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Published Aug. 13, 2018
Expiration date: 9/3/2018

NAME OF APPLICANT: Sal Michel, Jr. c/o Coastal Environments, Inc., Attn: Ed Fike, 1260 Main

Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802

LOCATION OF WORK: Project site is located on Lake St. Catherine at 25866 Chef Menteur

Highway, New Orleans, in Orleans Parish, Louisiana, as shown on the attached drawings.

Hydrologic Unit Code: 08090203 - Eastern Louisiana Coastal Location: Latitude: 30.14455, Longitude: -89.746215

The work described below was partially completed prior to obtaining a Department of the Army permit

and was in violation of Section 301 of the Clean Water Act. All legal issues concerning the

unauthorized work have been deferred.

CHARACTER OF WORK: The applicant proposes to place approximately 2065 cubic yards of fill

material within approximately .20 acres of jurisdictional wetlands and .12 acres of jurisdictional other

waters of the US and construct a 45’ by 79’ residential camp, 22’ by 224’ driveway, 40’ by 49’ parking

area, 8’ by 55’ walkway, 20’ by 20’ gazebo, 8’ by 29’ fishing deck and install a 12’ culvert adjacent to Lake St. Catherine. If approved, compensatory mitigation measures will be required from an

approved mitigation bank.