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Published July 18, 2022
Expiration date: 8/16/2022

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Wood Resources, LLC, c/o Lanier and Associates Consulting Engineers, Inc., 4101 Magazine Street, New Orleans, Louisiana 70115.

LOCATION OF WORK:  In the Mississippi River Basin, in the Mississippi River – Lower Baton Rouge Hydrologic Unit (HUC 08070100); in the Mississippi River, right descending bank, mile 242, in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, as shown on the attached drawings. 

CHARACTER OF WORK:  The applicant has requested a Department of the Army authorization to install and maintain 88 monopiles to secure three blocks of barges consisting of one block of 9 tiers, each 8 barges wide; one block of 23 tiers, each 8 barges wide; and one block of 12 tiers, each 8 barges wide.  All work will be performed by a barge-mounted crane from the waterway. No special aquatic sites will be affected by this project; no mitigation is anticipated.