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SWG-1997-02845 - Cargill, Inc. - Buffalo Bayou, adjacent to a portion of the Houston Ship Channel - Harris County, Texas

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

Full Public Notice          Project Plans

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  The applicant requests a 10-year extension on their existing permit to dredge approximately 6.39 acres at their dock facility adjacent to the Houston Ship Channel.  In addition to this extension of time, the applicant requests authorization to increase the dredge depth to -46.5 feet mean lower low water with 1-foot overdredge, as needed.  This additional work will result in approximately 70,000 cubic yards of dredging material every three years.  The applicant proposes to utilize existing and previously authorized dredge material placement areas (DMPAs).