Regulatory Division May 4, 2015
Public Notice Number: SAM-2015-00428-JSC
JOINT PUBLIC NOTICE
U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS AND
STATE OF ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
Public Notice Number: SAM-2015-00428-JSC Public Notice Date: April 30, 2015
Wetland credit calculations will be performed based on WRAP functional assessments. The applicant proposes to mitigate unavoidable impacts to wetlands through the purchase of wetland credits from an USACE approved mitigation bank. Likewise, stream credit calculations will be performed using the 2012 edition of the Mobile District Stream SOP. The applicant proposes to mitigate for unavoidable impacts to streams through the implementation of an on-site permittee responsible mitigation plan. The USACE has not evaluated the adequacy of the applicant’s compensatory mitigation statement at this time.
All other information in joint public notice SAM-2015-00428-JSC remains the same.