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PUBLIC NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR COASTAL WETLANDS PERMIT AND WATER QUALITY CERTIFICATION

PUBLIC NOTICE OF APPLICATION
FOR COASTAL WETLANDS PERMIT
AND WATER QUALITY CERTIFICATION

The Department of Marine Resources has filed a request for a permit and coastal zone consistency certification with the Department of Marine Resources requesting permission to conduct regulated activities under the provision of the Coastal Wetlands Protection Law Act, Title 49, Chapter 27, Mississippi Code of 1972.

The applicant is proposing to establish an off-bottom oyster aquaculture lease site in the Mississippi Sound northwest of Round Island, Jackson County, Mississippi.   

A public hearing will be held on August 9, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Pascagoula Public Library meeting room located at 3214 Pascagoula Street, Pascagoula, MS. The public hearing will not be a question and answer session, but will be a medium for concerned parties to make comments about the proposed project for the public record.  Prior to the hearing the applicant’s representatives will be available for questions regarding the proposed project. More information on the application can be obtained at the DMR office at 1141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, MS, 39530, or by calling 228-523-4109.

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