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Posted: 10/1/2018

Expiration date: 10/20/2018

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Covington Exploration Company, LLC., c/o EGR Services, LLC., 1330 Park Drive, Suite 300, Mandeville, Louisiana 70471 

LOCATION OF WORK:  In unnamed tidal waters (Latitude: 29.494722, Longitude: -90.626667) near Montegut, Louisiana, in Terrebonne Parish, within the West Central Louisiana Coastal basin in hydrological unit (HUC 08090302), as shown on the attached drawings. 

CHARACTER OF WORK: The applicant has requested a Department of the Army authorization to dredge a 3,560’ access channel and 160’ x 345’ well slip in order to install and maintain a proposed drill barge, platform and appurtenant structures to drill the South Houma Prospect. Approximately 59,009 cubic yards of material will be displaced by dredging and stacked along the channel and slip at an elevation conducive to the establishment of marsh.  The applicant has stated that the project has been designed to avoid and minimize direct and secondary adverse impacts to the maximum extent practicable.