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Published Oct. 17, 2022
Expiration date: 11/7/2022

NAME OF APPLICANT: Five S Industrial, co: Hydrik, 2323 190 East, Suite 2, Hammond, LA 70401.

LOCATION OF WORK: Project located at Latitude 30.11217, Longitude -93.36420, in the community of Sulphur, in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana,

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: This proposal was previously placed on Public Notice on April 1, 2019, which did not result in a DA permit being issued. The applicant proposes construction of a borrow pit to supply local and parish levels with a new source of borrow material for upcoming projects. The borrow pit proposal will consist of clearing the vegetation and topsoil and installing infrastructure to accommodate the mining of clay materials from an approximately 90-acre site near Sulphur, Louisiana. The proposal would permanently impact 10.6 acre of jurisdictional forested wetlands. The applicant proposes the restoration of approximately 33.99 acres of previously impacted wetlands which occurred during previously unauthorized construction of the borrow pit. A site restoration plan is included in this Public Notice. The applicant proposes to purchase required in-kind credits from an approved mitigation bank to offset any unavoidable losses to wetland functions caused by project implementation, should a DA permit be issued.

The applicant may be required to fully or partially restore the project site to pre-project conditions, if issuance of a permit is determined to be contrary to the overall public interest.