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SWG-2023-00238 - Port of West Calhoun - Gulf Intracoastal Waterway - Calhoun County, Texas

USACE Galveston District
Published Oct. 12, 2023
Expiration date: 10/13/2023

Public Notice         Project Plans          Permittee Responsible Compensatory Mitigation Plan

The applicant is proposing to construct a public marina.  The applicant proposes to hydraulically dredge and mechanically excavate approximately 156,250 cubic yards, 7.35 acres of open water, wetlands and uplands to create an open water marina.  The dredge material will be placed onsite and used to grade the project to the required contours for parking and transit lanes.  The applicant also proposes to discharge approximately 43,365 cubic yards of clean fill (also some backfill from dredging) associated with the construction of a marina basin including boat ramps, breakwaters, bulkhead, parking lot/roads and associated grading into approximately 8.76 acres of WOTUS; 8.44 acres of wetlands and 0.32 acre of open water.  Total impacts including excavation/dredging and fill are as follows:  13.73 acres wetland impacts and 2.38 acres of open water impacts.  The applicant is proposing Permittee Responsible Mitigation (PRM) for impacts to WOTUS.  Additionally, the applicant proposes to construct approximately 80 floating boat slips on concrete driven pilings within the open water marina.