From:                                         Patrick Courreges

Sent:                                           Tuesday, April 27, 2010 9:05 AM

To:                                               Patrick Courreges

Subject:                                     Coastit Note from the Department of Natural Resources


Coastit Notes

April 23, 2010



Greetings from Department of Natural Resources Assistant Secretary Lou Buatt. Coastit Notes is a publication of the Office of Coastal Management to inform permit applicants, the public and others of events and items that may impact them or their interaction with our office.  This e-document is intended to improve customer service and awareness of OCM works and functions and includes announcements from all OCM divisions as issues arise.  If you wish to be removed from this list or have been forwarded this email and wish to be added to the list, please contact Christine Charrier at


Permit Section Updates



REMINDER:  OCM will be holding the “Regulatory and Commenting Agency Permitting Roles” seminars April 29, 2010 in Baton Rouge and May 18, 2010 in Lafayette.  Space still is available at both venues.  Please contact Christine Charrier at if you would like to reserve a spot.  Walk-ins will be welcome.  Click here for more information.



Interagency Affairs Updates


REMINDER:  Pursuant to the federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended, a public meeting will be held as part of the federal performance evaluation of the Louisiana Coastal Resources Program (LCRP).  The meeting will be held at 6:30 pm (1830 hours) CDT on 10 May 2010 at Griffon Room, LaSalle Building, Capitol Complex, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Physical address is 617 North 3rd Street, Baton Rouge, LA.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive public comments regarding the operation and implementation of the Louisiana Coastal Resources Program (LCRP) since the last evaluation in April 2005.  Written comments are encouraged, and participation at the public meeting is not required for submission.  Written comments should be sent to Mr. Gregory Gervais, NOAA/NOS/OCRM, 1305 East-West Highway, N/ORM7, Silver Spring, MD 20910, or via e-mail to no later than 15 days after date of public meeting.