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SWG-2015-00444 - Jefferson County - Gulf of Mexico - Jefferson County, Texas

Published Jan. 31, 2019
Expiration date: 3/4/2019

Full Public Notice          Project Plans         Previously Authorized Plans

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The applicant proposes to modify the previously authorized work as described below:


The applicant proposes to construct the remainder of this project (approximately 17 miles) in summer 2019 with the inclusion of seven permit amendments:


(1) To increase the fill density to 50 cubic yards per linear foot;

(2) To expand the currently permitted borrow area and add two new borrow areas;

(3) To place unsuitable overburden back into the previously determined Area of Potential Effects (APE);

(4) To add three new staging areas for construction equipment;

(5) To implement updated conservation measures based on recent Section 7 Intra-service coordination;

(6) To include modified archaeological surveys; and

(7) To modify Special Condition 5 regarding bathymetric survey of the borrow area.