Incidental Take Permit to Virginia Electric and Power Company, D.B.A. Dominion Virginia Power

Overview

Authority
Endangered Species Act
Action Status
Notice
Issued
12/19/2020
Affected Species

Summary

Dominion Chesterfield Power Station in Chester, VA is a coal-fueled power generating facility. The requested permit is for the incidental take of ESA-listed Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) from the Chesapeake Bay Distinct Population Segment. The takes would be attributed to otherwise lawful activities associated with the continued operation and maintenance of the facility including entrainment and impingement sampling required by the Clean Water Act. The permit is issued for a duration of 5 years.

Last updated by Office of Protected Resources on 01/11/2021