Waterway Permitting Services – Buckeye Lake – Thorn Township, Perry County, Ohio

As part of design activities associated with the project, STONE assisted the designer in understanding permitting associated with impacts to wetlands, streams, and floodplain areas. STONE assisted with preparing a Section 404 and Section 401 application package to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), requesting authorization for the proposed discharge of fill material into jurisdictional waters of the U.S. for the project.

The USACE Nationwide Pre-construction Notification (PCN) application package for submittal to the USACE which involved:

  • Agency and client coordination
  • ODNR coordination
  • Floodplain coordination
  • Documentation of resources
  • Assessment of impacts to each resource (wetlands and streams)
  • Assessment and narrative of avoidance, minimization, and mitigation measures
  • Development of related figures
  • Description of mitigation

“… The team at STONE has been great to work with.  They are our environmental experts.  They are responsive on turn times and competitive on price. STONE helps us understand the true environmental risk that we may face.  STONE is our “go to” partner for Environmental Services. “