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Published Dec. 27, 2013
Expiration date: 1/19/2014

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Freddie S. Breaux, Jr., 2005 Highway 654, Gheens, Louisiana 70355.


LOCATION OF WORK: In Lafourche Parish, Section 67, Township 15S, and Range 19E, located near Bayou Des Allemands, in the community of Gheens, Louisiana, as shown on the attached vicinity map. (Hydrologic Unit Code 08090301, Barataria Basin)


CHARACTER OF WORK: Conduct dredging operations to remove approximately 9,444 cubic yards of channel bottom material, all to heighten an existing privately-owned levee. The excavated material will be placed on the non-wetland top bank of levee.  There are 2.58 acres of jurisdictional wetlands that will be temporarily impacted via project implementation.  The applicant agreed to restore 2.58 acres of fringe wetland upon project completion.