Proposed New Steel Facility, Ohio
Lawhon & Associates, Inc.
conducted all of the ecological and cultural resource investigations
required by NEPA, and prepared the associated environmental permit
applications in support of the proposed construction of a
state-of-the-art integrated steel mill on an almost 1,000 acre
green-field site in Scioto County, OH bordering the Ohio River.
Evaluation of ecological resources included assessment of the Ohio River
floodplain, numerous wetlands, T&E species, and mussel populations in
potentially impacted stretches of the Ohio River. The investigations and
permit applications prepared by Lawhon satisfied the requirements for
NEPA EA/EIS, water resource delineations, environmental planning, and
environmental permitting (404/401 environmental permitting and