This document is Volume II of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) covering the proposed Licensing by the Department of Transportation of LOOP, Inc., to own, construct and operate a deepwater port in the Gulf of Mexico, about 18 miles off LaFourche Parish, Louisiana. The complete LOOP EIS covers in detail many factors relating to the proposed Socility, other petroleum-related development, the environmental and potential impacts thereon, project and system alternatives, and mitigating measures to reduce impacts. Contents: Probable impacts on the environment; Reasonable alternatives and associated environmental impacts; Probable adverse environmental effects which cannot be avoided; Relationship between local short-term uses and long-term productivity; Irreversible/irretrievable commitments of resources; Other interests and considerations of federal policy thought to offset the adverse environmental effects.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 1, PB-290 187, and Volume 3, PB-290 189. Also available in set of 5 reports PC E20, PB-290 185-SET.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Little (Arthur D), Incorporated

    Acorn Park
    Cambridge, MA  United States  02140

    Coast Guard

    Deepwater Ports Project
    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1976-6-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 545 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00190609
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG/G-WDWP-76/03
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-CG-52269(A)
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Mar 14 2002 12:00AM