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SWG-2016-00530 The Sam Houston Area Council: Boy Scouts of America, San Jacinto County, Texas.

Published Jan. 5, 2017
Expiration date: 2/8/2017

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The applicant proposes to impound approximately 6,139 linear feet of non-tidal stream to create an 18-acre lake with a pool elevation of approximately 6 feet.  The applicant also proposes 2 roadway crossings and 3 trail crossings of streams to provide access to the proposed camp. Stream road crossing impacts vary from 40-60 feet long and 20-feet-wide, and involve minor stream rerouting.  Trail crossings vary from 8-20-feet long and are approximately 5-feet wide. The purpose of the project is to provide a secluded and protected camping and recreation area for the Boy Scouts of America, with recreational amenities that include fishing and canoeing.