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

Thanks to your team for assisting us with this project. Your attention to detail and efficient communication made this job go very smoothly from an environmental standpoint. I am certain that your team also made things easier for our PE and TM, helping them keep things in order while completing the project.