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Published Nov. 4, 2013
Expiration date: 11/25/2013

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Shell Pipeline Company, Post Office Box 2648, TSP 1563, Houston, Texas 77252.

DESCRIPTION:   Proposed mechanized clearing of 1.71 acres of bottomland hardwood, brush and woody vegetation from two segments on the Houma to Convent 18” pipeline Right of Way (ROW).  All vegetation would be chipped and spread within the 30’ wide pipeline ROW.  The chipped vegetation would not exceed 6” above current ground elevation.  Pipeline markers would be installed as needed.  The applicant proposes to purchase necessary credits from a mitigation bank to mitigate the project.


LOCATION:  Located at Latitude 29.89206, Longitude -90.82247, Section 93, Township 14 South, Range 16 East, near Chackbay, Louisiana, in Lafourche Parish.  The Project is located within the Lafourche/Barataria Bay Watershed, Hydrologic Unit 08090301.