Draft Documents for Public Comment

Draft Environmental Impact Statement

A document prepared by the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) under the National Environmental Policy Act that includes an extensive review of the beneficial and adverse impacts to the Barataria Basin’s physical, biological and socioeconomic environment as a result of building and operating the Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion, projected out over the next 50 years.

View the Mid-Barataria Draft Environmental Impact Statement
Draft Restoration Plan

A document prepared by the Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (LA TIG), which oversees spending of the Deepwater Horizon natural resource damages settlement dollars allocated to Louisiana, that evaluates, under the Oil Pollution Act, whether or not the LA TIG should fund construction of the project to restore injuries to natural resources caused by the oil spill.

View the LA TIG Mid-Barataria Draft Restoration Plan
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