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Published March 22, 2021
Expiration date: 4/22/2021

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Wood Resources, LLC, c/o Lanier and Associates Engineers, Attention: John Maurin, 4101 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA  70115


LOCATION OF WORK:  At approximately Latitude: 30.040278, Longitude: -90.675556, on the Mississippi River, right-descending bank, at approximately river mile 146.5, in Vacherie, Louisiana, in St. John the Baptist Parish, as shown on the enclosed drawings.

Hydrologic Unit Code: 08070100 (Lower Mississippi- Lake Maurepas)


CHARACTER OF WORK:  Install and maintain a head and tail anchor pile and chain, 12 shore side anchor piles with chains, and place approximately 150-cubic yards of rock rip-rap for a new 12-tier barge fleet on the Mississippi River. All work will be performed from a barge-mounted crane and no impacts to vegetated wetlands are expected as a result of the project, therefore, no compensatory mitigation is proposed.