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Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP) South

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District announces a 30-day public comment period for the Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) and Proposed Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for proposed construction and interim operations of features of the Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP) South. Comments are due June 15, 2020.

Please submit comments via email by June 15, 2020 to Melissa.A.Nasuti@usace.army.mil (recommended subject “CEPP South Draft EA Comments”). Please call 904-232-1368 if additional assistance is needed.

Review the Draft Central Everglades Planning Project South Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) and Proposed Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) below:

Central Everglades Planning Project South: Interim Operations 

Notice of Availability

EA and proposed FONSI

Appendix A

Appendix B

Appendix C

Appendix D

Appendix E


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District announces a 30-day public comment period on the Draft Programmatic Agreement for the Central Everglades Planning Project (CEPP) South Project. Comments are due May 7, 2020.

Review the Central Everglades Planning Project South Phase Draft Programmatic Agreement at https://usace.contentdm.oclc.org/utils/getfile/collection/p16021coll7/id/13939.

Please submit comments by May 7, 2020 to Christopher.F.Altes@usace.army.mil (recommended subject “CEPP South Draft PA Comments”).

The Congressionally-authorized purpose of the CEPP South Project is to construct infrastructure for later operations to improve the quantity, quality, timing, and distribution of water flows to the Northern Estuaries, Central Everglades (Water Conservation Area 3 [WCA-3] and Everglades National Park [ENP]), and Florida Bay to aid in restoring pre-drainage vegetative communities and habitat for fish and wildlife.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

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Project Manager
South Florida Water Management District

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