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MVN-2014-02629-CM

CEMVN-RGC
Published Sept. 4, 2023
Expiration date: 10/3/2023

NAME OF APPLICANT:  The Mosaic Company, c/o Matrix PDM, Attn: Bill Rosselot, 8760 Orion Place, Suite 100, Columbus, Ohio 43240.      

LOCATION OF WORK:  In the Mississippi River, LDB, River Mile 160.5, near Convent, Louisiana, in St. James Parish, within the Lower Mississippi River- Baton Rouge Basin in hydrologic unit (HUC 08070100), as shown on the attached drawings. (30.041241, -90.835744).

CHARACTER OF WORK: The applicant has requested Department of the Army authorization to suction dredge and place rip-rap for revetment repair to install a floating ship dock and address slope stability deficiencies in the Mississippi River. This project will include captive barge guide pilings, breasting and mooring dolphin structures, mooring buoys, and anchor piles.   Additionally, suction dredging with disposal back into the river, approximately 2,300 feet downstream will take place to address stability deficiencies relative to the flood protection levee.   Approximately 3,700-cubic yards of material will be dredged and 300-cubic yards of rip-rap will be placed for revetment repair associated with pilling penetration.  Approximately 1.5 acres of Non-Wetland Waters (NWW) river bottoms will be permanently impacted by this project.        

        A Preliminary analysis has determined that the proposed project would not impact wetlands.   

MITIGATION: The applicant proposes that no mitigation will be required because there are no wetland impacts associated with the project.