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Published June 5, 2023
Expiration date: 6/26/2023
NAME OF APPLICANT: Chevron Environmental Management Company, 100 Northpark Boulevard, Covington, Louisiana 70433.

LOCATION OF WORK: Located in St. Mary Parish, Bateman Island, approximately 5.0 miles southwest of Morgan City, Louisiana, (Latitude North: 29.634850°N, Longitude West: -91.262972°W), as shown within the enclosed drawings. (Hydrologic Unit Code 08080101, Atchafalaya Basin)

CHARACTER OF WORK: Work consists of dredging approximately 209,754 cubic yards of earthen fill material, placing dredged fill material within a 15-foot wide to 30-foot wide spoil placement areas, chipping and placing approximately 6,623 cubic yards
of tree chips at a 4-inch height elevation, removing two 15-foot wide by 25-foot long well cribbings, a 20-foot wide by 20-foot long temporary cofferdam, and two 25-foot wide by 25-foot long platforms, all to access, remove, plug, and abandon 20 oil and
gas wells and ancillary structures. Approximately 24.03 acres of jurisdictional waters and 8.04 acres of emergent wetlands would be temporarily impacted via dredging and filling operations and 10.2 acres of forested wetlands would be temporarily impacted via chipping operations. If a Department of the Army permit can be granted, the applicant has proposed to mitigate unavoidable wetlands impacts at an approved and
acceptable mitigation bank within the N.O. District.