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NAN-2019-00532-EHA

Published May 29, 2019
Expiration date: 6/19/2019

The applicant, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), Bureau of Marine Resources, has requested Department of the Army authorization to add structures and/or fill material to the existing Atlantic Beach Reef, McAllister Grounds, Kismet Reef, and Yellowbar Reef, for the purpose of increasing hard-bottom habitat for marine flora/fauna and improving productivity at the site with 10-years maintenance. NYSDEC has also requested authorization to add structures and/or fill material to the undeveloped Matinecock Reef, for the purpose of increasing hard-bottom habitat for marine flora/fauna and improving productivity at the site with 10-years maintenance. The proposed work is located in the Atlantic Ocean, Great South Bay and the Long Island Sound. The reef sites were originally authorized as Department of Army Permit No. 1991-0871 on September 20, 1994.