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Caminada Headland Beach and Dune Restoration Increment II - Project # BA-143

Dredging Project in Lafourche and Jefferson Parishes, LA

Project Details

Client: State of Louisiana - Subcontractor to Weeks Marine, Inc.
Location: Lafourche and Jefferson Parishes, LA

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Project Description

Suuyvesant Dredging and Pump-Off in one continuous operation (24/7). The Headland Work Area extends from Latitude 29º 07' 35"N, Longitude 90º 09' 11"W to Latitude 29º 11' 16"N, Longitude 90º 03' 10"W.

The beach and dune fill sediments will be mined from a borrow area located on Ship Shoal within the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Offshore Continental Shelf (OCS) Lease Blocks South Pelto 13 and 14, approximately 30 nautical miles (NM) southwesterly from the Work Area.

The borrow area is centered at Latitude 28º 54' 47"N, Longitude 90º 37' 12"W.

Environmental Restrictions and Monitoring required