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MVN-2013-00840-WPP

Published Aug. 5, 2013
Expiration date: 8/26/2013

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Jody Guidry, 1083 Sidney Guidry Road, St. Martinville, Louisiana, 70582.

DESCRIPTION:   Expansion of an existing 3.8-acre pond to 11.3 acres in size requiring mechanized landclearing and construction of a 2,883 linear feet earthen berm.  The earthen berm would be 3 feet high by 25 feet wide.  Total project impacts to jurisdictional wetland resources is 11.4 acres.  Prior to issuance of a permit, the Corps would require the applicant to purchase required credits from a mitigation bank to offset any unavoidable losses to wetland functions caused by project implementation.  The Project is located within the Vermillion River Watershed, USGS Catalog Unit 08080103. 

The applicant may be required to fully or partially restore the project site to pre-project conditions, if issuance of a permit is determined not to be in the overall public interest.

LOCATION:  Latitude 30.19911, Long. -91.88742, Section 97, T 109 S, R 6 E, near St. Martinville, Louisiana, in St. Martin Parish.

The work described above was 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.