Posted November 10, 2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District, is issuing a draft Environmental Assessment (EA) titled: New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway – Beneficial Use of Dredged Material at East Pool- Edwin B Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge. The purpose of this document is to evaluate the placement of approximately 10,000 cubic yards of sandy and fine-grained sediment obtained from maintenance dredging of the New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway (NJIWW) to be utilized for saltmarsh habitat restoration within the East Pool of Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (EBFNWR). All comments on the work described in this public notice and Draft EA may be submitted in writing (instructions listed in Public Notice) or via email. Comments are requested by Dec. 6, 2020.