Environmental Reviews

Port Bienville Draft Environmental Impact Statement Appendix B Part-1

  • 16
  • Jan
  • 2018
AUTHOR: Federal Railroad Administration, Mississippi Department of Transportation, and Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission
KEYWORDS: Port Bienville Short Line Railroad
ABSTRACT: This report describes the field and laboratory methods for and the results of a Phase I Archaeological and Cultural Historic Reconnaissance survey conducted for the Mississippi Department of Transportation, the Federal Railroad Administration, and the Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission for a proposed new freight rail line that would provide a direct connection between the Port Bienville Railroad and the Norfolk Southern rail line near Interstate 59, north of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s John C. Stennis Space Center (Project No. FRA‐0023‐00(003)/105494 101000‐102000). This connection would provide a second Class 1 rail connection to Port Bienville and the Industrial Park.