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Published March 22, 2021
Expiration date: 4/10/2021

NAME OF APPLICANT:  William Strain, C/O Staples Engineering and Consulting, LLC, Post Office Box 1314, Youngsville, Louisiana 70592.

LOCATION OF WORK: Located along Bayou Teche off Old Jeanerette Road, in Jeanerette, Louisiana in Iberia Parish in Section 48 Township 13 South, Range 8 East, 29.931389,  -92.681111

CHARACTER OF WORK:  The applicant has requested a Department of the Army (DOA) authorization to dredge an area and to install and maintain a bulkhead, fill, boathouse and boat ramp for erosion control and recreational purposes.  The proposed bulkhead and fill are 123 feet long and 23 feet wide extending parallel to the existing shoreline, the boat ramp will be 15 feet by 20 feet and the boathouse will 20 feet by 36 feet covering a boat hoist. The dredging operation will consist of excavating approximately 90 cubic yards of material to be placed behind bulkhead.   The proposed activity will impact approximately .006 acres of fringed wetlands from this activity.  No trees shall be removed from the site, as shown on the attached drawings.