Incidental Take Permit to Barney Davis, L.P.
Barney M. Davis Power Station in Corpus Christi, Texas, is a natural gas-fired electric power generating facility. The application requests a permit for the incidental take of the North Atlantic Distinct Population Segment of the ESA-listed threatened green turtle (Chelonia mydas) and the endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii). The facility monitors the intake canal in an effort to intercept sea turtles prior to their contact with the facility's cooling water intake structure. The facility is requesting the permit be issued for a duration of 10 years.