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Dredge Notice 19-06 Fisher Island

Published May 18, 2019

DN 19-06                                            DREDGING NOTICE

                                               U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS

                                                            ST. PAUL DISTRICT

 

NOTICE DATE: May 18th, 2019                                DREDGING CATEGORY: Emergency

MEETING DATE: If requested                                  MEETING TIME:

BOAT REQUIREMENT:                                           MEETING LOCATION:

DREDGE CUT NAME: Fisher Island                        RIVER MILE: 744.9 – 745.3

 

HISTORIC DATA

Frequency: 80 %                                            Avg. Quantity/Job: 47,950 yd3

Date Last Dredged: July 29th, 2018               Avg. Quantity/Year: 38,165 yd3

 

SURVEY DATA

Date Surveyed: May 9th, 2019

Water Surface Elevation: 661.8

Low Control Pool Elevation: 659.4

Net Difference: +2.4

5-Day River Forecast: Holding Steady

 

DREDGING DATA

Recommended Channel Width: 500 feet

Recommended Dredging Depth: 11 feet, 7 feet for access

Estimated Quantity: 13,580 yd3 , 1,464 yd3 for access

Type of Dredge: Contract Mechanical Plant 3

Proposed Dredging Date: May 20th, 2019

Estimated Duration: 10 dredging days

Justification for Dredging: The navigation channel is closed between the 9’ and the 10.5’ contours. On a recommended bend width of 500’.

 

MATERIAL PLACEMENT DATA

Proposed Placement Site: Above West Newton, Above Fisher Island

Location: 5-748.0-RMT, 5-745.8-RMT

Site Characteristics: Both sites are historically used island transfer sites.

 

If you have any questions concerning this project, or if you would like to request an on‑site meeting, please call a Dredging Manager at 651-290-5155.

 

 

 


Dredge Notice 19-06 Fisher Island

Published May 18, 2019

DN 19-06                                            DREDGING NOTICE

                                               U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS

                                                            ST. PAUL DISTRICT

 

NOTICE DATE: May 18th, 2019                                DREDGING CATEGORY: Emergency

MEETING DATE: If requested                                  MEETING TIME:

BOAT REQUIREMENT:                                           MEETING LOCATION:

DREDGE CUT NAME: Fisher Island                        RIVER MILE: 744.9 – 745.3

 

HISTORIC DATA

Frequency: 80 %                                            Avg. Quantity/Job: 47,950 yd3

Date Last Dredged: July 29th, 2018               Avg. Quantity/Year: 38,165 yd3

 

SURVEY DATA

Date Surveyed: May 9th, 2019

Water Surface Elevation: 661.8

Low Control Pool Elevation: 659.4

Net Difference: +2.4

5-Day River Forecast: Holding Steady

 

DREDGING DATA

Recommended Channel Width: 500 feet

Recommended Dredging Depth: 11 feet, 7 feet for access

Estimated Quantity: 13,580 yd3 , 1,464 yd3 for access

Type of Dredge: Contract Mechanical Plant 3

Proposed Dredging Date: May 20th, 2019

Estimated Duration: 10 dredging days

Justification for Dredging: The navigation channel is closed between the 9’ and the 10.5’ contours. On a recommended bend width of 500’.

 

MATERIAL PLACEMENT DATA

Proposed Placement Site: Above West Newton, Above Fisher Island

Location: 5-748.0-RMT, 5-745.8-RMT

Site Characteristics: Both sites are historically used island transfer sites.

 

If you have any questions concerning this project, or if you would like to request an on‑site meeting, please call a Dredging Manager at 651-290-5155.